Definition of midland
1 : the interior or central region of a country
2 capitalized a : the dialect of English spoken in the midland counties of Englandb : the dialect of English spoken in an area of the east central U.S. often divided into north Midland extending westward from an area including southern New Jersey; northern Delaware and Maryland; central and southern Pennsylvania; and central Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois and south Midland extending westward and southwestward from an area including the Appalachian regions of Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia; Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia; and southern Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois
midlandadjective, often capitalized
Midlanderplay \-lən-dər, -ˌlan-\ noun
First Known Use of midland
Definition of Midland
1 city in central Michigan northwest of Saginaw population 41,863
2 city in western Texas northeast of Odessa population 111,147 ◆Midland is approximately midway between Fort Worth and El Paso.
MIDLAND Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of midland for English Language Learners
: the central region of a country
Definition of Midland for English Language Learners
: U.S. city, Texas
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