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Middle Western

of or relating to the Middle West.
Also called Midwestern.
Origin of Middle Western
An Americanism dating back to 1905-10 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • This, too, is sold in the markets; it is found in the Middle Western states.

    Pathfinder Alan Douglas
  • I have found it in the editorial columns of a Middle Western paper.

    Our Part in the Great War Arthur Gleason
  • All these people are closing in on central or Middle Western Europe.

  • Occasionally severe cold weather will occur, lasting for two or three days, but this is not unknown in the Middle Western States.

  • These things set her apart in the little Middle Western town; but it was not these that constituted the real difference.

    Fanny Herself Edna Ferber
  • I had come from a Middle Western town to make my fortune as a writer, and I was already discouraged.

    Of All Things Robert C. Benchley
  • The other day I chanced to travel upon a certain small brisk railroad that runs across a Middle Western state.

    The Railroad Problem

    Edward Hungerford
  • Formerly, most of the animals had to be fed on corn and grain in some of the Middle Western States to flesh them for market.

    The School Book of Forestry

    Charles Lathrop Pack
  • Eastern and Middle Western manufacturing and lumbering centres are interested in the restoring of the southern pine forests.

    The School Book of Forestry

    Charles Lathrop Pack
  • Such winds are a characteristic feature of the winter climate of our Middle Western States.

    Meteorology Charles Fitzhugh Talman
British Dictionary definitions for Middle Western

Middle Western

another name for Midwestern
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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