Definition of middle :
1. Equally distant from the extreme either of a number of things or of one thing; mean; medial; as, the middle house in a row; a middle rank or station in life; flowers of middle summer; men of middle age.
2. Intermediate; intervening.
3. The point or part equally distant from the extremities or exterior limits, as of a line, a surface, or a solid; an intervening point or part in space, time, or order of series; the midst; central portion
4. the waist.
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central (part of speech: adjective)
middle (part of speech: noun)
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centrality (part of speech: noun)
- I gallopped off, and reached home in the middle of the night. - "Adventures in the Philippine Islands", Paul P. de La Gironière.
- Her middle name had caught his attention also. - "A Man's Hearth", Eleanor M. Ingram.
- A middle course may be thought more convenient. - "Secret Diplomatic History of The Eighteenth Century", Karl Marx.