via media

[ vahy-uh-mee-dee-uh, mey-, vee-uh; Latin wee-ah me-dee-ah ]
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noun
  1. a middle way; a mean between two extremes.

Origin of via media

1
Borrowed into English from Latin around 1835–45

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via media

/ Latin (ˈvaɪə ˈmiːdɪə) /


noun
  1. a compromise between two extremes; middle course

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