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[per-uh n; French pe-rawn] /ˈpɛr ən; French pɛˈrɔ̃/

noun, plural perrons
[per-uh nz; French pe-rawn] /ˈpɛr ənz; French pɛˈrɔ̃/ (Show IPA). Architecture.
an outside platform upon which the entrance door of a building opens, with steps leading to it.
an external flight of steps, esp one at the front entrance of a building


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