Dromos

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Dromos drom′os a Greek race-course: an entrance-passage or avenue, as to a subterranean treasury, &c
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr.,—dramein, to run.

Usage

In literature:

From this central square of four pediments extends right and left one long colonnade, or dromos.
"Byeways in Palestine" by James Finn
Look, here comes Dromo, together with Syrus: they are close at hand.
"The Comedies of Terence" by Publius Terentius Afer, (AKA) Terence
Take courage; see, Dromo and Syrus!
"The Comedies of Terence" by Publius Terentius Afer
Dromo the Devil is here!
"Peter the Priest" by Mór Jókai
He's a ledger clerk at Anderson and Dromo's.
"A Bed of Roses" by W. L. George
Then she turned to the right, before the immense avenue of the Dromos where the house of Demetrios was.
"Ancient Manners" by Pierre Louys
The processions streamed into the dromos at pilgrims' pace.
"The Tour" by Louis Couperus
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In news:

Sushi Samba Dromo 600 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach 305-673-5337.
Sushi Samba Dromo celebrates Brazilian Independence Day.
SushiSamba Dromo Brazilian Independence Day Celebration Sept 7, 9pm 600 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach 305-673-5337.
Reformas en sambódromo y comparsas aumentaron diversión del carnaval de Río.
Arrancan los desfiles del carnaval de Río en un sambódromo renovado.
Sushi Samba dromo 600 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach 305-673-5337.
Sushi Samba dromo launches a new happy hour Monday, Oct 3.
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