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Middle Agesplural noun

 us   /ˈmɪd·əl ˈeɪ·dʒɪz/
world history the ​period in ​Europeanhistory, ​approximately between the ​years 500 and 1400, when the ​power of ​kings, ​people of high ​rank, and the ​Christianchurch was ​strong
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