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amphitheatre

noun [C] UK (US amphitheater) uk   /ˈæm.fɪˌθɪə.tər/  us   /-fəˌθiː.ə.t̬ɚ/
a circular or oval area of ground around which rows of seats are arranged on a steep slope, for watching plays, sports, etc. outside a large hall for lectures in which the rows of seats are arranged on a slope
Translations of “amphitheatre”
in Vietnamese sân khấu…
in Spanish anfiteatro…
in Thai อัฒจันทร์…
in Malaysian amfiteater…
in French amphithéâtre…
in German das Amphitheater…
in Chinese (Traditional) (露天)圓形劇場(或競技場)…
in Indonesian arena…
in Chinese (Simplified) (露天)圆形剧场(或竞技场)…
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