The definition of a mezzanine is the balcony directly above the ground floor.(noun)
An example of a mezzanine is a the lowest balcony in a theater.
See mezzanine in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Fr < It mezzanino < mezzano, middle < L medianus: see median
See mezzanine in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: , from Italian mezzanino
Origin: , diminutive of mezzano, middle
Origin: , from Latin mediānus, in the middle; see median.
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