midstream


mid·stream

noun \ˈmid-ˈstrēm, -ˌstrēm\

Definition of MIDSTREAM

1
:  the middle of a stream
2
:  an intermediate stage in an act or process <the tone changes in midstream>

First Known Use of MIDSTREAM

1670

mid·stream

adjective \ˌmid-ˈstrēm\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of MIDSTREAM

: of, relating to, or being urine passed during the middle of an act of urination and not at the beginning or end <a midstream specimen>

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