mid-world

noun

Definition of mid-world

1 obsolete :middle-earth
2 a :an intermediate realm
  • neither beast nor bird, it inhabits an anomalous mid-world
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b :a body (as of persons) occupying an intermediate position (as between two attitudes or opinions)
  • this mid-world of persons, no longer hostile or indifferent to religion, though not as yet ecclesiastically or theologically minded
  • —W. L. Sperry

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