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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 mid /ˈmɪd/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mid, n. Middle. [Obs.]
    About the mid of night come to my tent.   --Shak.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mid, prep. See Amid.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mid a. [Compar. wanting; superl. Midmost.]
 1. Denoting the middle part; as, in mid ocean.
 No more the mounting larks, while Daphne sings,
 Shall list'ning in mid air suspend their wings.   --Pope.
 2. Occupying a middle position; middle; as, the mid finger; the mid hour of night.
 3. Phon. Made with a somewhat elevated position of some certain part of the tongue, in relation to the palate; midway between the high and the low; -- said of certain vowel sounds; as, ā (āle), ĕ (ĕll), ō (ōld). See Guide to Pronunciation, §§ 10, 11.
 Note:Mid is much used as a prefix, or combining form, denoting the middle or middle part of a thing; as, mid-air, mid-channel, mid-age, midday, midland, etc. Also, specifically, in geometry, to denote a circle inscribed in a triangle (a midcircle), or relation to such a circle; as, mid-center, midradius.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : used in combination to denote the middle; "midmorning";
            "midsummer"; "in mid-1958"; "a mid-June wedding" [syn: