a combining form representing mid1 in compound words: midday; mid-Victorian.

Origin of mid-

Middle English, Old English; see mid1
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British Dictionary definitions for mid-


combining form

indicating a middle part, point, time, or positionmidday; mid-April; mid-Victorian

Word Origin for mid-

Old English; see middle, mid 1
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Medical definitions for mid-



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