mediety

noun

me·​di·​e·​ty
mə̇ˈdīətē
plural -es
1
: a half or moiety especially of an ecclesiastical benefice having more than one incumbent
2
obsolete
a
: the middle or intermediate part, position, or quality
b
: a mathematical mean

Word History

Etymology

Middle English medietee, from Latin medietas

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“Mediety.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mediety. Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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