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Pool may refer to:

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Pools of water

  • Swimming pool, an artificially enclosed body of water intended for swimming
  • Reflecting pool, a shallow pool designed to reflect a structure and its surroundings:
  • Tide pool, a rocky pool on an ocean shore that remains filled with seawater when the tide goes out
  • Plunge pool, a small, deep body of water
  • Stream pool, a quiet slow-moving portion of a stream

Sports and gambling

  • Pool (cue sports), a group of games played on a pool table
  • Pool (poker) or pot, money wagered during a single hand of poker
  • Pool play or group stages, the round robin stage of many sporting championships
  • Pool betting or parimutuel betting, a betting system in which all bets of a particular type are placed together
    • Betting pool, a form of pool betting where gamblers pay a fixed price into a pool
  • Singapore Pools, Singapore's sole legal lottery

Geography

Computing

Other uses

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Source material

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1911 encyclopedia

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From LoveToKnow 1911

.POOL. (1) A pond, or a small body of still water; also a place in a river or stream where the water is deep and still, so applied in the Thames to that part of the river known as The Pool, which reaches from below London Bridge to Limehouse.^ Below are some of the better-known trials to have taken place in recent years: .
  • Criminal transmission of HIV 14 May 2010 19:22 UTC www.avert.org [Source type: Original source]

^ For small drops of blood, ; use a solution of 1 part household bleach to 50 parts water, mixed fresh ; daily.
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^ For example, dilute bleach solutions (1 part ; household bleach to 50 parts water) or alcohol-based disinfectants (for ; small surface areas) are usually sufficient.
  • Controlling Exposure: Protecting Workers from Infectious Disease 14 May 2010 19:22 UTC www.worksafebc.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

The word in Old English was p61, which may be related to pull or pyll, and the similar Celtic words, e.g. Cornish poi, a creek, common on the Bristol Channel and estuary of the Severn, on the English side in the form "pill." A further connexion has been suggested with Lat. palus, marsh; Gr. irnX63, mud. .(2) A name for the stakes, penalties, &c., in various card and other games when collected together to be paid out to the winners; also the name of a variety of games of billiards.^ As for the four "branches"; radiating out from the Dulce, New Mexico subnet, they are based on various; accounts which have been collected, reports which concern one or more of the; following:  .

^ Other Considerations ; To obtain information about syphilis prevalence in ; other populations, CDC collects data in a variety of ; settings.

^ By now it is known that CD4 levels are extremely variable in healthy individuals, and that a variety of physiological conditions other than “HIV” may profoundly influence CD4 counts.
  • Alltop - Top AIDS News 6 February 2010 12:32 UTC aids.alltop.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

This word has a curious history. It is certainly adapted from Fr. .poule, hen, chicken, apparently a slang term for the stakes in a game, possibly, as the New English Dictionary suggests, used as a synonym for plunder, booty.^ The verified English-Swedish dictionary contains 24,000 term pairs in base forms.
  • Free Full Text Journal Articles: Medical Informatics and Bioinformatics -- Neurotransmitter.net 14 May 2010 19:22 UTC www.neurotransmitter.net [Source type: Academic]

^ We then manually verified the candidate term pairs and included the correct pairs in an English-Swedish dictionary.
  • Free Full Text Journal Articles: Medical Informatics and Bioinformatics -- Neurotransmitter.net 14 May 2010 19:22 UTC www.neurotransmitter.net [Source type: Academic]

^ ABSTRACT: BACKGROUND: Automatic word alignment of parallel texts with the same content in different languages is among other things used to generate dictionaries for new translations.
  • Free Full Text Journal Articles: Medical Informatics and Bioinformatics -- Neurotransmitter.net 14 May 2010 19:22 UTC www.neurotransmitter.net [Source type: Academic]

"Chicken-hazard" might be cited as a parallel, though that has been taken to be a corruption of "chequeen," a form of the Turkish coin, a sequin. .When the word came into use in English at the end of the 17th century, it seems to have been at once identified with "pool," pond, as Fr.^ Chemotherapy, using powerful cell­killing drugs, came; into vogue during the 1950s.
  • HIV & AIDS - AIDS; With Therapies Like This, Who Needs Disease? 14 May 2010 19:22 UTC www.virusmyth.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Once the queries of the database were complete, the results were imported into an Excel spreadsheet and analyzed using basic descriptive statistics.
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^ RESULTS: The term eHealth only came into use in the year 2000, but has since become widely prevalent.
  • Free Full Text Journal Articles: Medical Informatics and Bioinformatics -- Neurotransmitter.net 14 May 2010 19:22 UTC www.neurotransmitter.net [Source type: Academic]

.fiche (ficher, to fix), a counter, was with "fish" counters in card games often taking the form of "fish" made of mother-of-pearl, &c.^ For HIV-positive mothers, discrimination was often experienced in the form ; of physical separation from their children.
  • India : HIV/AIDS related discrimination, stigmatization and denial 14 May 2010 19:22 UTC data.unaids.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

."Pool," in the sense of a common fund, has been adopted as a commercial term for a combination for the purpose of speculating in stocks and shares, the several owners of securities "pooling" them and placing them under a single control, and sharing all losses and profits.^ Mild sensory loss is common, and is usually worse distally in the feet with impaired vibration and position sense most common; sensation is usually normal over the trunk and in the upper extremities.

^ It determined that it was rational to infer that the term "separate" was used in the Code to exempt space which was a part of an individual residential structure leased or used for commercial purposes.
  • AIDS LITIGATION PROJECT I: Case Summaries 14 May 2010 19:22 UTC www.aegis.org [Source type: Original source]

^ Prospects for Control We assess that all five next-wave countries will have difficulty controlling their HIV epidemics in the short to medium-term.
  • NIC Products - The Next Wave of HIV/AIDS 19 January 2010 9:47 UTC www.dni.gov [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Similarly the name is given to a form of trade combination, especially in railway or shipping companies, by which the receipts or profits are divided on a certain agreed-upon basis, for the purpose of avoiding competition (see Trusts).^ It is based on the agreed upon actions in the ; WPAY and is divided into the three clusters that reflect the challenges youth encounter ; across borders and cultures.
  • World Pro g r a m m eo fA c t i o nf o r 14 May 2010 19:22 UTC www.un.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Enter the full name of the threat that you want to exclude from ; scans as given in the Virus Encyclopedia or use a mask ; (see A.3 on pg.
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Wiktionary

Up to date as of January 15, 2010

Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary

See also pool

Dutch

Noun

Pool m.
  1. A Pole (male person)

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Bible wiki

Up to date as of January 23, 2010

From BibleWiki


a pond, or reservoir, for holding water (Heb. berekhah; modern Arabic, birket), an artificial cistern or tank. .Mention is made of the pool of Gibeon (2 Sam 2:13); the pool of Hebron (4:12); the upper pool at Jerusalem (2Kg 18:17; 20:20); the pool of Samaria (1 Kg 22:38); the king's pool (Neh 2:14); the pool of Siloah (Neh 3:15; Eccles.^ Submitted by sandmantate ( user info ) at 2008-12-10 15:22:51 EST ( # ) Ranking: 2 Submitted by icarus1987 (user info) at 2008-12-10 15:07:17 EST (#); Ranking: 2; ; Submitted by sandmantate (user info) at 2008-12-10 13:50:15 EST (#) ; Ranking: 2 ; ; Submitted by icarus1987 (user info) at 2008-12-10 13:45:31 EST (#) ; Ranking: 2 ; ; It this the point where you get the silver sword and go after Gannon??!
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^ C00377 - 10,13-dimethyl-2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,11,12,14,15...
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^ For men, the 15.4 million [14.3-17.0 million] ; estimated to be living with HIV in 2007 ; compared with 13.7 million [12.6-15.2 million] ; in 2001.
  • 2007 AIDS epidemic update 14 May 2010 19:22 UTC data.unaids.org [Source type: Academic]

2:6); the fishpools of Heshbon (Song 7:4); the "lower pool," and the "old pool" (Isa 22:9,11).
The "pool of Bethesda" (Jn 5:2,4, 7) and the "pool of Siloam" (Jn 9:7, 11) are also mentioned. Isaiah (35:7) says, "The parched ground shall become a pool." This is rendered in the Revised Version "glowing sand," etc. (marg., "the mirage," etc.). The Arabs call the mirage "serab," plainly the same as the Hebrew word sarab, here rendered "parched ground." "The mirage shall become a pool", i.e., the mock-lake of the burning desert shall become a real lake, "the pledge of refreshment and joy." The "pools" spoken of in Isa 14:23 are the marshes caused by the ruin of the canals of the Euphrates in the neighbourhood of Babylon.
.The cisterns or pools of the Holy City are for the most part excavations beneath the surface.^ Somehow washing your penis with multi-surface cleaner is the most disturbing part ...
  • AIDS - AIDS/HIV - Health/Fitness - AllExperts.com 14 May 2010 19:22 UTC en.allexperts.com [Source type: General]

^ Most of the staff that are indicated ; as part-time here work for the other part of their time on the Soul City project.
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Such are the vast cisterns in the temple hill that have recently been discovered by the engineers of the Palestine Exploration Fund. .These underground caverns are about thirty-five in number, and are capable of storing about ten million gallons of water.^ At present, we have only formally named about 2 million forms of life, and we have detailed knowledge of only a tenth of these.

^ South Africa, a nation of about 50 million, has the world's largest number of HIV cases with some 5.7 million people infected with the virus.

^ About 5 million people flocked to Rome ; last weekend to farewell Pope John Paul II. That's the same number of people newly ; infected with HIV in 2003.

.They are connected with one another by passages and tunnels.^ That is, perhaps, the biggest challenge confronting our community — to help us better connect to one another so we feel less alone and less isolated from our fellows.
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^ This exchange includes ; conversational discourse as well as the passage of data via a file transfer from one user to another.
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^ The various hepatitis viruses are completely unrelated to one another, but ; they all attack and damage only the liver.
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This entry includes text from Easton's Bible Dictionary, 1897.
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Simple English

The word pool refers to many different things:

  • A pool is a body of water. It is also called a pond. It can also mean a body of water that people have made. This is called a swimming pool.
  • Pool is also a game. It is a form of billiards.
  • People also use the word "pool" to mean something many people have contributed to. People can pool their money to buy something, or make a bet. Sometimes it can mean cooperation, people working together to get something done.


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