midland


mid·land

noun \ˈmid-lənd, -ˌland\

: the central region of a country

Full Definition of MIDLAND

1
:  the interior or central region of a country
2
capitalized
a :  the dialect of English spoken in the midland counties of England
b :  the dialect of English spoken in an area of the east central United States often divided into north Midland extending westward from an area including southern New Jersey; northern Delaware and Maryland; central and southern Pennsylvania; and central Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois and south Midland extending westward and southwestward from an area including the Appalachian regions of Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia; Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia; and southern Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois
midland adjective often capitalized
Mid·land·er \-lən-dər, -ˌlan-\ noun

First Known Use of MIDLAND

15th century

Mid·land

geographical name \ˈmid-lənd\

Definition of MIDLAND

1
city cen Michigan NW of Saginaw pop 41,863
2
city W Texas NE of Odessa pop 111,147

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