Rotunda definition

rō-tŭndə
A circular building, especially one with a dome.
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A large area with a high ceiling, as in a hotel lobby.
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A large round room.
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A round building, hall, or room, esp. one with a dome.
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A round building, usually small, often with a dome.
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Alternative Forms

Alternative Form of rotunda - rotundo

Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
rotunda
Plural:
rotundas

Origin of rotunda

  • Italian rotonda from feminine of rotondo round from Latin rotundus rotund

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition