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English definition of “mid-cap”

mid-cap

adjective [before noun] (also midcap)     FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
used to describe a company whose shares have a middle-size total value : There has been an astonishing growth of small and mid-cap shares . The FTSE 250 index of mid-cap stocks is down this week . The best-performing funds are those with a high proportion of mid-cap stocks rather than blue chips .
(Definition of mid-cap adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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