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English definition of “medium”


adjective [not gradable] (AVERAGE)   /ˈmid·i·əm/
being in the middle between an upper and lower amount , size , or degree ; average : He was a man of medium height . The shirt is available in small , medium, and large sizes . Medium also refers to a way of cooking meat or fish so that it is cooked in the middle : Would you like your steak rare , medium, or well-done ?
(Definition of medium adjective (AVERAGE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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