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ve·lo·drome

 (vē′lə-drōm′, vĕl′ə-)
n.
A sports arena with a banked oval track for bicycle and motorcycle racing.

[French vélodrome : vélo(cipède), velocipede; see velocipede + -drome, racecourse (from Latin -dromus; see -drome).]
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velodrome

(ˈviːləˌdrəʊm; ˈvɛl-)
n
(Cycle Racing) an arena with a banked track for cycle racing
[C20: from French vélodrome, from vélo- (from Latin vēlōx swift) + -drome]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.velodrome - a banked oval track for bicycle or motorcycle racing
racecourse, racetrack, raceway, track - a course over which races are run
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Translations
VelodromRadrennbahn
velodromi

velodrome

[ˈviːləˌdrəʊm] Nvelódromo m
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velodrome

nVelodrom nt, → Radrennbahn f
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The Stade Velodrome club have enquired about the Venezuelan forward over the weekend, according to French reports.
And he has revealed that he would love to return to the Stade Velodrome as manager one day.
The 25-year-old joined the Magpies from the French side for a [pounds sterling]13million fee in 2015 - but, after a disastrous six-month stint on Tyneside, he returned to the Stade Velodrome.
A first-half penalty try and a late score from Matteo Minozzi at the Stade Velodrome put Conor O'Shea's visitors on the board.
The Col d'Izoard represents the final summit finish, before the penultimate day's time-trial in Marseille finishes inside the Stade Velodrome football arena.
The Col d'Izoard represents the final summit finish, before the penultimate day's time-trial in Marseille, which finishes inside the Stade Velodrome arena.
Les supporters de l'Olympique lyonnais ont l'interdiction d'entrer au Stade Velodrome de Marseille dimanche pour le match OM-OL, comptant pour la 5e journee de Ligue 1, a-t-on appris aupres de la prefecture de police jeudi.
PORTUGAL edged into the semi-finals of Euro 2016 when they pipped Poland 5-3 on penalties after extra-time had failed to break the 1-1 deadlock in Marseille's Stade Velodrome.
Today Quarter-final: Poland v Portugal Stade Velodrome, 8pm KO, ITV1 TOMORROW Quarter-final: Wales v Belgium Stade Pierre-Mauroy, 8pm KO, BBC1 SATURDAY Quarter-final: Germany v Italy Matmut Atlantique, 8pm KO, ITV1 SUNDAY Quarter-final: France v Iceland Stade de France, 8pm KO, BBC1