Meaning of stadium
Pronunciation: (stā'dē-um), [key]
— pl. -di•ums, -di•a
- a sports arena, usually oval or horseshoe-shaped, with tiers of seats for spectators.
- an ancient Greek course for foot races, typically semicircular, with tiers of seats for spectators.
- an ancient Greek and Roman unit of length, the Athenian unit being equal to about 607 feet (185 m).
- a stage in a process or in the life of an organism.
- stage (def. 11b).
- stadium (Thesaurus)