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balcony

bal·co·ny

balcony

 
pronunciation:
bael k ni
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part of speech: noun
inflections: balconies
definition 1: an elevated platform projecting from the outer wall of a building, surrounded with a railing or low restraining wall.
 
definition 2: a platform projecting from the inner wall of a building and elevated above the main floor, as in a theater; gallery.
 
similar words:
gallery
derivation: balconied (adj.)
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