[ par-uh-see-nee-uhm ]

noun,plural par·a·sce·ni·a [par-uh-see-nee-uh]. /ˌpær əˈsi ni ə/.
  1. either of two wings flanking and extending forward from the skene of an ancient Greek theater.

Origin of parascenium

1700–10; <New Latin <Greek paraskḗnion space at sides of stage. See para-1, scene

Words Nearby parascenium Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023