cavea

noun ca·vea \ˈkävēə, ˈkā-\

Definition of cavea

plural

caveae

\ˈkävēˌī, ˈkāvēˌē\
  1. :  the tiered semicircular seating space of an ancient theater

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Origin and Etymology of cavea

Latin — more at cage


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