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Definition of "midland" [mid•land]

  • The middle or interior part of a country or region. (noun)
  • Of or in a midland. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "midland" in a sentence
  • "Suffolk to call the midland counties to arms, while Sir Thomas Wyatt led the Kentishmen on London."
  • "So-called midland Pennsylvania is a central region that stretches from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia but doesn't hit the New York or Maryland borders."
  • "i first met the resident when i was 15. in midland. visiting my relatives who were neighbors. he was a bully. the most amazing thing, no one in midland ever seems to have kicked back and knocked hiim down."