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Public baths

Thermae

2

Where did community centers and bathing establishments begin?

Rome in the time of Augustus

3

Pavilions

Exedrae

4

Cold

Frigidaria

5

Warm

Tepidaria

6

Hot

Caldaria

7

Hot air channels

Hypocausta or suspensurae

8

Where were hot air channels located?

Beneath the floors and in hollow walls

9

Plunge baths

Solia

10

Small pools

Piscinae

11

Large swimming pool

Natatio

12

Open air courts

Palaestrae

13

Rooms for massage and private calisthenics

Unctoria

14

Running tracks

Stadia

15

Halls

Scholae

16

Public libraries

Bibliothecae

17

Usual hour for actual bathing

Between two and three

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Establishment remained open from

Noon to sunset