wave pool


Definition of wave pool 

: a large swimming pool equipped with a machine for producing waves

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The project includes a 1,600-room hotel, 275,000 square feet of event space, a parking garage and resort-style amenities such as a lazy river and wave pool. Gustavo Solis, sandiegouniontribune.com, "Another developer interested in Chula Vista's bayfront," 11 July 2018 Um, the ocean (a wave pool subs in). MadBeach is slated to be open July 1–August 31. Katherine Lagrave, Condé Nast Traveler, "Landlocked Madrid Is Getting a Beach in the Middle of the City," 22 June 2018 This indoor wave pool can still provide a day chock-full of fun. Jessica Suriano, azcentral, "Here are the best attractions at metro Phoenix's 5 water parks," 22 June 2018 The previous wave pool is now a splash area aimed at the younger end of Great Wolf Resorts’ target audience of toddlers to early teens. Emily K. Coleman, Lake County News-Sun, "Chance the Rapper leads camp kids in test run at Great Wolf Lodge, Gurnee's newly renovated water park," 21 June 2018 The boy was reportedly rescued from the wave pool at the amusement park. Alexandra Deabler, Fox News, "Teen who nearly drowned at Six Flags park taken to hospital in critical condition," 13 June 2018 Get your family out of the wave pool and onto one of an Original Wisconsin Duck tours. Lainey Seyler, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Happy 170th birthday, Wisconsin! Here are 17 reasons why we love our state," 29 May 2018 Clearly, there’s reason to celebrate, but Slater does take a minute and lingers outside the crowd, sitting on an Adirondack chair and looking at his wave pool in the dark. Hemal Jhaveri, For The Win, "How Kelly Slater took surfing out of the ocean and onto dry land," 3 July 2018 Holiday World & Splashin' Safari in Santa Claus, Indiana, is adding two kids' rides named for the Swahili word for elephant: the Tembo Falls water slide complex and Tembo Tides, a junior wave pool. Beth J. Harpaz, chicagotribune.com, "What's new at theme parks: Wonder Woman coaster, Pixar Pier," 23 May 2018

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First Known Use of wave pool

1977, in the meaning defined above

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