Definition of velodrome noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈvelədrəʊm//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈvelədroʊm//
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a track or building used for cycle racing Wordfinderback-pedal, cycling, dismount, handlebar, pedal, ride, saddle, speed, tandem, velodrome See related entries: Cycling Word Origin late 19th cent.: from French vélodrome, from vélo ‘bicycle’ + -drome (from Greek dromos ‘course, running’).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: velodrome