|A Running Boy (1802) by Jens Juel|
(because, apparently, this is how people ran in the 19th century)
[Representative of Greek dromos course, running, avenue, related to dramein run.]
Forming nouns denoting:
(a) a place for running, a course, etc
(b) a thing that runs
|A rather one-sided, under-supported race at the Jerash Hippodrome in Jordan|
(photo by Bernard Gagnon)
Do you know any other interesting -drome words?
Are you a dromomaniac?
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