Sphendone

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Sphendone sfen′dō-nē an ancient Greek form of women's head-band: an elliptical or semi-elliptical auditorium.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr., a sling.

Usage

In literature:

A school of handicrafts flourishes on the Sphendone of the Hippodrome.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 2" by Various
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