\ ˈmi-dē How to pronounce midi (audio) \

Definition of midi

 (Entry 1 of 3)

: a dress, skirt, or coat that usually extends to the mid-calf
\ ˈmi-dē How to pronounce MIDI (audio) \

Definition of MIDI (Entry 2 of 3)

: an electronic standard used for the transmission of digitally encoded music


geographical name
Mi·​di | \ mē-ˈdē How to pronounce Midi (audio) \

Definition of Midi (Entry 3 of 3)

the south of France bordering Spain to the south and Italy to the east

First Known Use of midi

Noun (1)

1967, in the meaning defined above

Noun (2)

1983, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for midi

Noun (1)

mid entry 1 + -i (as in mini)

Noun (2)

musical instrument digital interface

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“Midi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/midi. Accessed 29 May. 2020.

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