Pronunciation: (met'sō-su-pran'ō, -prä'nō, med'zō-, mez'ō-), [key]
—n., pl. -pran•os, -pran•iPronunciation: (-pran'ē, -prä'nē), [key]
1. a voice or voice part intermediate in compass between soprano and contralto.
2. a person having such a voice.
of, pertaining to, characteristic of, or suitable to a mezzo-soprano.
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