mid-Atlantic

adjective

Definition of mid-Atlantic

1 : of or relating to the region of the U.S. that includes all or some of the states between New York and South Carolina mid-Atlantic states/cities/beaches
2 : located in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean mid-Atlantic islands

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“Mid-Atlantic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mid-Atlantic. Accessed 16 Apr. 2021.

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