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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Plural of: A large structure for open-air sports or entertainments

Usage examples (33)
  • The remaining shows (if there are any) will cover the decades of Bad Drum Sound and other musical atrocities, like playing in stadia.
  • The strictest grammarians would probably dismiss 'stadia' as being incorrect and say that 'stadiums' should be used.
  • '' stadia '' apart, Eratosthenes concluded that the earth must be 50 times that size -- 250,000 stadia in girth.
  • Demosthenes tells us it was thirty-five stadia from for more
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