noun eph·e·be·um \ˌefəˈbēəm\

Definition of ephebeum



  1. :  a place for gymnastic exercises in ancient Greek palaestrae or Roman thermae; specifically :  the exercise court for ephebi

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Origin and Etymology of ephebeum

Latin, from Greek ephēbeion, from neuter of ephēbeios youthful, from ephēbos

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