midwinter Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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midwinternoun [U]

uk   /ˌmɪdˈwɪn.tər/  us   /-t̬ɚ/
the ​middle of the ​winter: Temperatures can ​drop well below ​freezing in midwinter. the ​winter solstice , the ​particularday of the ​year on which it is ​light for the ​shortestperiod of ​time (21 ​December in ​northernparts of the ​world, 21 ​June in ​southernparts of the ​world): They ​celebrate midwinter by ​lightingcandles.
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