mezzo

noun
mez·​zo | \ ˈmet-(ˌ)sō How to pronounce mezzo (audio) , ˈmed-(ˌ)zō How to pronounce mezzo (audio) \
plural mezzos

Definition of mezzo

First Known Use of mezzo

1832, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for mezzo

Italian, literally, middle, moderate, half, from Latin medius — more at mid

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“Mezzo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mezzo. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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