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middle

noun [C usually sing]  /ˈmɪd·əl/ us  
a point, position, or part that is not on one side or the other but is equally far from things on either side; the central point, position, or part: This is my class photo – I’m the one in the middle. The middle of a period of time is a point between the beginning and the end of that period: The noise woke us up in the middle of the night. infml Your middle is your waist.
middle
adjective [not gradable]  /ˈmɪd·əl/ us  
In the sequence a, b, c, d, e, the middle letter is c.
Translations of “middle”
in Spanish medio, centro, cintura…
in Arabic وَسَط, مُنْتَصَف…
in Korean 중간, (시간) 중간…
in Portuguese meio, centro…
in French milieu, taille…
in German die Mitte…
in Catalan centre, meitat…
in Japanese まん中, (期間の)中頃…
in Chinese (Simplified) 中部,中间, 中央, 当中…
in Chinese (Traditional) 中部,中間, 中央, 中心…
in Italian mezzo, centro, metà…
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