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English definition of “(in) midstream”

(in) midstream

in the middle of an activity, often one that is interrupted: She interrupted him in midstream to ask a question.Cancelling and interruptingPoints in time
(Definition of (in) midstream from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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