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the Midwestnoun

uk   /ˌmɪdˈwest/ us   /ˌmɪdˈwest/
an area in the US that includes Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, Missouri, and Kansas: Much of the Midwest is currenly under about 2 feet of snow.

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Midwestnoun [U]

us   /ˌmɪdˈwest/ also Middle America, Middle West
the north central part of the US which includes Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, Missouri, and Kansas: The drought has destroyed grain crops across much of the Midwest.
Midwestern
adjective us   /mɪdˈwes·tərn/
midwestern states/farms/families
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Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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