SWIMMING POOL

A large artificial pool, usually lined with tiles, rubber or similar. Can be placed in the open air, or built as part of a covered swimming baths or sports centre. For a building with a swimming pool and associated buildings, double index with BATHS.

Related Terms

Term Note
DIVING PLATFORM An artificial platform situated either on the coast, river bank or edge of a swimming pool created for the purpose of recreational diving.
SPORTS CENTRE A specially built building where facilities exist for the playing of a variety of sports.