-drome

-drome

a combining form meaning “running,” “course,” “racecourse” (hippodrome ); on this model used to form words referring to other large structures (airdrome ).

Origin:
combining form of Greek drómos dromos

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-drome
 
n combining form
1.  a course, racecourse: hippodrome
2.  a large place for a special purpose: aerodrome
 
[via Latin from Greek dromos race, course]

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