ETYM Italian cupola, Late Lat. cupula, cuppula (cf. Latin cupula little tub). from cupa, cuppa, cup; cf. Latin cupa tub. So called on account of its resemblance to a cup turned over. Related to Cup, Cupule.
1. A roof in the form of a dome.
2. A vertical cylindrical furnace for melting iron for casting.
Spherical vault or concave ceiling; dome, especially small.
dome / doʊm /
Sinonimi: domed stadium · covered stadium
1. A hemispherical roof.
2. A stadium that has a roof; SYN. domed stadium, covered stadium.