thermal spring

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  1. a spring whose temperature is higher than the mean temperature of groundwater in the area.

Origin of thermal spring

First recorded in 1790–1800

Words Nearby thermal spring Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use thermal spring in a sentence

  • Ventana Wilderness shows the best of California’s Big Sur coast, with waterfalls, thermal springs, sky-scraper-high redwoods, and Pacific-view peaks as the cherry on top.