- a track or racecourse: motordrome
- a large field or arena: airdrome, hippodrome
Origin of -drome; from Classical Greek dromos, running race, racecourse: see dromedary
- Racecourse: hippodrome.
- Field; arena: airdrome.
- Running: palindrome.
Origin of -dromeLatin -dromus, from Greek dromos, racecourse.
From Ancient Greek δρόμος (dromos, “a course, race course, road”).
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.