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noun ve·lo·drome \ˈvē-lə-ˌdrōm, ˈve-, ˈvā-\

Definition of velodrome

  1. :  a track designed for cycling

Origin and Etymology of velodrome

French vélodrome, from vélo cycle (short for vélocipède) + -drome

First Known Use: 1895

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