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proscenium

美国发音:[proʊ'siniəm]
英国发音:[prəʊ'siːniəm] [n]
(舞台的)幕前部分
〔古语〕(希腊、罗马剧场的)舞台
〔泛指〕前部;显著地位

part of the stage in front of the curtain in a theatre
The proscenium is the portion of the stage projecting into the orchestra and lighting pit, in front of the audience. Before, during or after the action, speeches are made on the proscenium, that is the part of the stage jetting out of the curtain edge.