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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)

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midstreamadjective, adverb

uk   us   /ˌmɪdˈstriːm/
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)
Translations of “midstream”
in Chinese (Simplified) 中流, 河流中心…
in Chinese (Traditional) 中流, 河流中心…
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