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English definition of “the Midlands”

the Midlands

noun [+ sing/pl verb]     /ˈmɪd.ləndz/
the central part of England , including the cities of Birmingham, Coventry, Nottingham, and Derby Named regions of countries Midland     /-lənd/ adjective He's got a real Midland accent .Named regions of countries
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