Is there an English word for a plaza or forum in a park that is semicircular in shape, with rising decks on a slope similiar to how terraced farming is conducted?

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    Maybe an amphitheater?
    – Dan Bron
    Mar 25, 2015 at 11:03
  • Nice one, Don.,, actually Pizza, what the hell is the Italian word for that?? Is there such a specific word?
    – Fattie
    Mar 25, 2015 at 11:32

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Probably the term you are looking for is arena:

  • an enclosure or platform, usually surrounded by seats on all sides, in which sports events, contests, entertainments, etc, take place: a boxing arena.



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