The mezzanine floor is defined as a balcony, usually right above the main level.
An example of a mezzanine floor is the lowest balcony of a theatre or stadium.
Variant of mezzanine
- a low-ceilinged story between two main stories in a building, usually immediately above the ground floor and in the form of a balcony projecting only partly over the floor below italso mezzanine floor
- in some theaters, the first few rows of the balcony, separated from the others by an aisle
Origin of mezzanineFrench ; from Italian mezzanino ; from mezzano, middle ; from Classical Latin medianus: see median