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- n. An avenue or entranceway to a building.
- n. A passage to a tomb.
- n. An Ancient Greek racecourse.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In Greek antiquity, a racecourse.
- n. In archaeology, an entrance-passage or avenue, as to a subterranean treasury; a way bordered by rows of columns; an alley between rows of statues, as the usual approaches of Egyptian temples.
- n. In Greek antiquity, the shortest footrace which was just the length of the stadium, or about 600 feet. See stadium.
- n. The entrance to the Mycenæan beehive tomb. See beehive tomb.
From Ancient Greek δρόμος. (Wiktionary)