Definition of odeum in English:

odeum

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Pronunciation: /ˈəʊdɪəm
 
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(also odeon /ˈəʊdɪən/)

noun (plural odeums or odea /-dɪə/)

  • (Especially in ancient Greece or Rome) a building used for musical performances.

Origin

from French odéum or Latin odeum, from Greek ōideion (see ode).

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