sulfur spring

a spring of naturally sulfurous water, often of volcanic origin and therefore hot

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  • sulfur spring — sul′fur spring n. a spring whose water contains naturally occurring sulfur compounds • Etymology: 1870–75 …   From formal English to slang

  • sulfur spring — a spring the water of which contains naturally occurring sulfur compounds. [1870 75] * * * …   Universalium

  • sulfur spring — noun : a spring whose waters contain compounds of sulfur (as hydrogen sulfide with its characteristic odor) …   Useful english dictionary

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  • sulfur water — noun : a natural water (as in a spring) containing combined sulfur and especially hydrogen sulfide …   Useful english dictionary

  • sulfur bath — noun a curative bath in which the water used has sulfates dissolved in it; especially one in which the source of the water is a natural hot spring …   Wiktionary

  • Mineral spring — For various place names, see Mineral Springs (disambiguation) The Mineral Spring, etching by Wenceslas Hollar (1607 1677). The unidentified central European spring features a sunken stone basin and ornamental retaining wall …   Wikipedia

  • Hot spring — For places with similar name, see Hot Springs (disambiguation). Grand Prismatic Spring and Midway Geyser Basin in Yellowstone National Park A hot spring is a spring that is produced by the emergence of geothermally heated groundwater …   Wikipedia

  • Emerald Spring — is a boiling hot spring located in Norris Geyser Basin of Yellowstone National Park.Emerald Spring is 27 feet (8 m) deep. [cite web | date = December 22, 2004 | url = http://nps.gov/yell/tours/norris/emerald.htm | title = Emerald Spring | work =… …   Wikipedia

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