hot spring

noun
Updated on: 1 Dec 2017

Definition of hot spring

: a spring whose water issues at a temperature higher than that of its surroundings

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First Known Use of hot spring

1572


HOT SPRING Defined for English Language Learners

hot spring

noun

Definition of hot spring for English Language Learners

  • : a place where hot water flows out of the ground


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