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English definition of “middle”

middle

noun [C usually sing]    /ˈmɪd·əl/
a point , position , or part that is not on one side or the other but is equally far from things on either side ; the central point , position , or part : This is my class photo – I’m the one in the middle. The middle of a period of time is a point between the beginning and the end of that period : The noise woke us up in the middle of the night . infml Your middle is your waist . middle    /ˈmɪd·əl/ adjective [not gradable] In the sequence a, b, c, d, e, the middle letter is c.
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