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English definition of “Middle America”

Middle America

noun [U]  /ˈmɪd·əl əˈmer·ɪ·kə/ us  

Middle America noun [U] (AVERAGE AMERICANS)

the part of American society that is neither rich nor poor and does not have extreme political or religious opinions

Middle America noun [U] (CENTRAL US)

the Midwest
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