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Definition of Stadium
Stadium Sta"di*um, n.
A modern structure, with its inclosure, resembling the
ancient stadium, used for athletic games, etc.
StadiumStadium Sta"di*um, n.; pl. Stadia. [L., a stadium (in sense
1), from Gr. ?.]
1. A Greek measure of length, being the chief one used for
itinerary distances, also adopted by the Romans for
nautical and astronomical measurements. It was equal to
600 Greek or 625 Roman feet, or 125 Roman paces, or to 606
feet 9 inches English. This was also called the Olympic
stadium, as being the exact length of the foot-race
course at Olympia. --Dr. W. Smith.
2. Hence, a race course; especially, the Olympic course for
3. A kind of telemeter for measuring the distance of an
object of known dimensions, by observing the angle it
subtends; especially (Surveying), a graduated rod used to
measure the distance of the place where it stands from an
instrument having a telescope, by observing the number of
the graduations of the rod that are seen between certain
parallel wires (stadia wires) in the field of view of the
telescope; -- also called stadia, and stadia rod.
Meaning of Stadium from wikipedia
- A stadium
or stadia) is a place
for (mostly) outdoor
sports, concerts, or other events
of a field
- The Alfredo
Di Stéfano Stadium
(Spanish: Estadio Alfredo
Di Stéfano) is a football stadium
in Madrid, Spain, owned
club Real Madrid. It is named...
- The ****hede Stadium
(Marathi: वानखेडे स्टेडियम) is an international cricket stadium
in Mumbai, India. The stadium
now has a capacity
of 33,108, following...
- The Narendra
, commonly known
as the Motera Stadium
, is a cricket stadium situated inside
the Sardar Patel Sports Enclave
in Ahmedabad, Gujarat...
- The Emirates Stadium
(known as Ashburton Grove prior
to sponsorship, and as ****nal Stadium
for UEFA competitions) is a football stadium
- The Santiago
(Spanish: Estadio Santiago
Bernabéu, [esˈtaðjo sanˈtjaɣo βeɾnaˈβew] (listen)) is a football stadium
in Madrid, Spain. With...
- Michigan Stadium
"The Big House", is the football stadium
for the University
in Ann Arbor, Michigan. It is the largest stadium
- A. Chidambaram Stadium
is a cricket stadium
in Chennai, Tamil
Nadu, India. Established
in 1916, it is the second oldest cricket stadium
in the country...
- Wembley Stadium
(branded as Wembley Stadium connected
by EE for sponsorship
reasons) is a football stadium
in Wembley, London. It opened
in 2007 on the...
- Yankee Stadium
is a baseball
in Concourse, Bronx, New York City. It is the home field
for the New York Yankees
of Major League Baseball
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