noun \ˈmid-ˌpint, -ˈpint\

: a point at the middle of something : a point halfway between two ends

Full Definition of MIDPOINT

:  a point at or near the center or middle

Examples of MIDPOINT

  1. The crowd begins to leave after the midpoint of the final period.
  2. The team is in last place at the midpoint of the season.
  3. the midpoint between her knee and ankle
  4. The train stopped to refuel at the midpoint between New York and Chicago.
  5. the midpoint of one side of the rectangle

First Known Use of MIDPOINT

14th century


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