[ mee-dee-uh s ]
/ ˈmi di əs /

noun, plural me·di·i [mee-dee-ahy] /ˈmi diˌaɪ/. Anatomy.

the middle finger.

Nearby words

  1. medium-range ballistic missile,
  2. medium-scale integration,
  3. medium-sized,
  4. mediumistic,
  5. mediums,
  6. medivac,
  7. medlar,
  8. medlars,
  9. medley,
  10. medley relay

Origin of medius

1555–65; < Latin: middle (adj.); see mid1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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[ mēdē-əs ]


Of, relating to, or being an anatomical structure that is between two other similar structures or that is midway in position; middle.

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