Meaning of “midstream” in the English Dictionary

"midstream" in American English

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midstreamnoun [ U ]

us /ˈmɪdˈstrim/

the middle of a river where the water flows fastest, or fig. the middle of an activity:

fig. Never switch software in midstream.

(Definition of “midstream” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"midstream" in Business English

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midstreamadjective, adverb

uk /ˌmɪdˈstriːm/ us

PRODUCTION in the middle of a particular process or series of events:

We are a midstream company that plays a significant role in the oil and gas industry.
In the coming year, we will be concentrating on growing our midstream sales.
I don't think we should change committees midstream.

(Definition of “midstream” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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