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a brief rainfall, usually of variable intensity.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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The sumptuously appointed baths have large
heads in the walk-in showers, plush robes and luxury soaps and shampoos.
It was a warm day, interrupted by an occasional
Spa baths with greenhouse ceilings,
and soaking tub.
Ample marble and granite bathrooms have
The resort's spa features a hot tub, cold
and hot rock sauna.
Escape a summer
by playing video games in the family arcade.
Nothing over the top, to be sure, but it had both a
overhead and a hand-held shower in the tub.
Most of us have experienced a brief
, only to find the sun shining within a few minutes.
Use a watering can to simulate a
in their watershed.
It may cost you more to redo the driveway after the fresh look washes away with the next
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