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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
- Wembley Stadium
(branded as Wembley Stadium connected
by EE for sponsorship
reasons) is a football stadium
in Wembley, London, which opened
in 2007, on...
- Juventus Stadium
for sponsorship reasons
as the Allianz Stadium since
July 2017, sometimes simply known
as the Stadium
, is an all-seater...
- Neyland Stadium
(pronounced NEE-land) is a sports stadium
in Knoxville, Tennessee, United
States. It serves primarily
as the home of the Tennessee
- The ****hede Stadium
is a cricket stadium
in Mumbai, India. The stadium
now has a capacity
of 33,108, following renovations
for the 2011 Cricket
- Giants Stadium
to as Giants Stadium
at the Meadowlands
or The Swamp) was a stadium located
in East Rutherford, New Jersey, in the...
- Mestalla Stadium
[esˈtaðjo ðe mesˈtaʎa], Valencian: Estadi
[esˈtaði ðe mesˈtaʎa]) is a football stadium
- Michigan Stadium
"The Big House", is the football stadium
for the University
in Ann Arbor, Michigan. It is the largest stadium
- Busch Stadium
, also referred
as "New Busch Stadium
" or "Busch Stadium
III", is a baseball
in St. Louis, Missouri, the home...
- The Semple Stadium
is the home of hurling
and Gaelic football
GAA and for the province
of Munster. Located
in Thurles, County
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