[ mid-l tem-puhl ]
/ ˈmɪd l ˈtɛm pəl /
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See under Inns of Court (def. 1).
See under temple1 (def. 10).
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Origin of Middle Temple
First recorded in 1595–1605
Words nearby Middle Temple
Middlesex, middle-sized, Middle States, Middle Stone Age, middle stump, Middle Temple, middle term, Middleton, middletone, Middletown, middleware
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How to use Middle Temple in a sentence
Bissett was a fellow member of the Middle Temple, as contentedly briefless as himself.Uncanny Tales|Various
Here—stop and look—is the epitaph of one, a considerable fellow in his day, a barrister of the Middle Temple.The Portsmouth Road and Its Tributaries|Charles G. Harper
He was educated at Cambridge, studied law for a while at the Middle Temple, but soon renounced it.The New Gresham Encyclopedia|Various
Mr. Wallace did not enjoy the notion of being smoke-dried; and of returning to the Middle Temple a sort of animated ham.Recollections of a Policeman|William Russell (aka Thomas Waters)
Before they reached the Middle Temple gate Mr. and Mrs. Scott were assaulted more than once.Old and New London|Walter Thornbury
British Dictionary definitions for Middle Temple
(in England) one of the four legal societies in London which together form the Inns of Court
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