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midstreamnoun [U]

 us   /ˈmɪdˈstrim/
the ​middle of a ​river where the ​waterflowsfastest, or fig. the ​middle of an ​activity: fig. Never ​switchsoftware 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 ​gasindustry. In the coming ​year, we will be ​concentrating on ​growing our midstream ​sales. I don't ​think we should ​changecommittees 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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