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the Midlandsnoun [+ sing/pl verb]

uk   us   /ˈmɪd.ləndz/
the ​centralpart of ​England, ​including the ​cities of Birmingham, Coventry, Nottingham, and ​Derby

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Midland
adjective uk   us   /-lənd/
He's got a ​real Midland ​accent.
(Definition of the Midlands from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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