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PROSCENIUM

part of stage in front of curtain; front arch of a stage

The meaning of the word proscenium is part of stage in front of curtain; front arch of a stage.

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orthographycorrect spelling; CF. ortho-: straight; correct; Ex. orthodontics
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acousticsscience of sound; quality that makes a room easy or hard to hear in
dispensedistribute; prepare and give out (medicines); N. dispensation: dispensing; religious system; official exemption from an obligation or a rule
annuityyearly allowance
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