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amphitheatres: An oval or circular building with rising tiers of seats about an open space called the arena; the Romans made amphitheatres to hold public entertainment such as fights between gladiators or other combat, and of course for combats between Christians and lions.
Synonyms: amphitheater

126.—Amphitheatre at Dorchester.
128.—Amphitheatre at Pompeii.
II. The Theatre, Segesta