Definición de velarium en inglés:

velarium

Silabificación: ve·lar·i·um
Pronunciación: /vəˈlerēəm
 
/

sustantivo (plural velaria /-ˈle(ə)rēə/)

A large awning of a type used in ancient Rome to cover a theater or amphitheater as a protection against the weather, now more commonly used as an inner ceiling to improve acoustics.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Canvas was chosen for its practicality and economy, also in respect for tradition, for it has been used to provide shade in Spain since the Romans used it in the velaria of their amphitheatres.

Origen

Latin.

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