Definition of dromos in English:

dromos

noun

  • An avenue or passage leading into an ancient Greek temple or tomb, especially one between rows of columns or statues.

    • ‘The dromos was lined with sphinxes, then trees, and through them I could see the city - if I bothered to look.’
    • ‘The dromos leads to her cave.’

Origin

Greek, ‘course, running, avenue’; related to dramein ‘to run’.

Pronunciation

dromos

/ˈdrɒmɒs/