mezzanine

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French mezzanine, from Italian mezzanino, from mezzano (middle), from Latin medianus.

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Noun[edit]

mezzanine (plural mezzanines)

  1. A balcony in an auditorium.
  2. A sub-floor, in between main floors of a building.
    On our way to the top floor, we stopped at the mezzanine.

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Adjective[edit]

mezzanine (not comparable)

  1. (engineering) Fulfilling an intermediate or secondary function.
    To make interconnections easier, we added a mezzanine PCB.