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as in mean
a middle point between extremes his salary is exactly at the middle of the company's pay scale

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as in midst
an area or point that is an equal distance from all points along an edge or outer surface put the serving dish in the middle of the table

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as in waist
the middle region of the human torso clutched the football tightly against her middle

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as in height
the most intense or characteristic phase of something I'm right in the middle of a tax audit, so can you come back later?

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“Middle.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/middle. Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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