WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
ve•lo•drome  (vēlə drōm′, velə-),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Sporta sports arena equipped with a banked track for cycling.
  • French vélodrome, equivalent. to vélo, shortened form of vélocipède velocipede + -drome -drome
  • 1890–95

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velodrome /ˈviːləˌdrəʊm ˈvɛl-/ n
  1. an arena with a banked track for cycle racing
Etymology: 20th Century: from French vélodrome, from vélo- (from Latin vēlōx swift) + -drome


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