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middle namenoun [C]

uk   /ˌmɪd.əl ˈneɪm/  us   /ˌmɪd.əl ˈneɪm/
the name some people have between their first name and their last name
(Definition of middle name from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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middle namenoun [C]

 us   /ˈmɪd·əl ˈneɪm/
the name that some people have between their first name and their last name
(Definition of middle name from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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