n. an intermediate part or section; "A whole is that which has beginning, middle, and end"- Aristotle
eye, heart, middle, centre, center
n. an area that is approximately central within some larger region; "it is in the center of town"; "they ran forward into the heart of the struggle"; "they were in the eye of the storm"
n. time between the beginning and the end of a temporal period; "the middle of the war"; "rain during the middle of April"
n. [the inner or central part or position of something]
midsection, midriff, middle
n. the middle area of the human torso (usually in front); "young American women believe that a bare midriff is fashionable"
v. put in the middle
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middle, center, midway, halfway
adj. equally distant from the extremes
adj. between an earlier and a later period of time; "in the middle years"; "in his middle thirties"
adj. of a stage in the development of a language or literature between earlier and later stages; "Middle English is the English language from about 1100 to 1500"; "Middle Gaelic"
in-between, middle, mediate
adj. being neither at the beginning nor at the end in a series; "adolescence is an awkward in-between age"; "in a mediate position"; "the middle point on a line"
intermediate, middle
adj. between an earlier and a later period of time; "in the middle years"; "in his middle thirties"
centre, center
n. a place where some particular activity is concentrated; "they received messages from several centers"
n. supporting structure that holds up or provides a foundation; "the statue stood on a marble support"
n. the property of being central
ticker, pump, heart
n. the hollow muscular organ located behind the sternum and between the lungs; its rhythmic contractions move the blood through the body; "he stood still, his heart thumping wildly"
waistline, waist
n. the narrowing of the body between the ribs and hips
nitty-gritty, heart and soul, sum, pith, nub, meat, marrow, inwardness, heart, gist, essence, centre, center, core, substance, kernel
n. the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience; "the gist of the prosecutor's argument"; "the heart and soul of the Republican Party"; "the nub of the story"
rootage, source, root, origin, beginning
n. the place where something begins, where it springs into being; "the Italian beginning of the Renaissance"; "Jupiter was the origin of the radiation"; "Pittsburgh is the source of the Ohio River"; "communism's Russian root"
n. the lowest part of anything; "they started at the bottom of the hill"
n. the center of the Earth
n. a center that is associated more than any other with some activity or product; "the crime capital of Italy"; "the drug capital of Columbia"
midpoint, centre, center
n. a point equidistant from the ends of a line or the extremities of a figure
n. the center of an object; "the ball has a titanium core"
n. the surrounding environment; "fish require an aqueous medium"
course, track, path
n. a line or route along which something travels or moves; "the hurricane demolished houses in its path"; "the track of an animal"; "the course of the river"
n. the central part of the Earth
n. the basis on which something is grounded; "there is little foundation for his objections"
ground, basis, footing
n. a relation that provides the foundation for something; "they were on a friendly footing"; "he worked on an interim basis"
n. a nest in which spiders or insects deposit their eggs
adj. lying between two extremes in time or space or state; "going from sitting to standing without intermediate pushes with the hands"; "intermediate stages in a process"; "intermediate stops on the route"; "an intermediate range plane"
adj. of or relating to or characterized by transition; "adolescence is a transitional stage between childhood and adulthood"
adj. located in the middle part of a ship or aircraft
adj. having two centers
adj. having two foci; "bifocal eyeglasses"
adj. being or placed in the center
centrical, centric
adj. having or situated at or near a center
adj. having or localized centrally at a focus; "focal point"; "focal infection"
medial, median
adj. relating to or situated in or extending toward the middle
midmost, middlemost
adj. being in the exact middle
adj. constituting or like a nucleus; "annexation of the suburban fringe by the nuclear metropolis"; "the nuclear core of the congregation"
adj. at a point midway between two extremes; "at the halfway mark"
adj. occurring or falling between events or points in time; "so much had happened during the intervening years"
next-to-last, third-year, junior
adj. used of the third or next to final year in United States high school or college; "the junior class"; "a third-year student"
adj. coming next after first; "a second chance"; "the second vice president"
second-year, sophomore
adj. used of the second year in United States high school or college; "the sophomore class"; "his sophomore year"
n. the first part or section of something; "`It was a dark and stormy night' is a hackneyed beginning for a story"
n. a final part or section; "we have given it at the end of the section since it involves the calculus"; "Start at the beginning and go on until you come to the end"
n. the outermost or farthest region or point
outer boundary, fringe, periphery
n. the outside boundary or surface of something
get-go, starting time, offset, showtime, kickoff, start, outset, first, commencement, beginning
n. the time at which something is supposed to begin; "they got an early start"; "she knew from the get-go that he was the man for her"
ending, end
n. the point in time at which something ends; "the end of the year"; "the ending of warranty period"
adj. at or near the beginning of a period of time or course of events or before the usual or expected time; "early morning"; "an early warning"; "early diagnosis"; "an early death"; "took early retirement"; "an early spring"; "early varieties of peas and tomatoes mature before most standard varieties"
adj. being or occurring at an advanced period of time or after a usual or expected time; "late evening"; "late 18th century"; "a late movie"; "took a late flight"; "had a late breakfast"
adj. of an early stage in the development of a language or literature; "the Early Hebrew alphabetical script is that used mainly from the 11th to the 6th centuries B.C."; "Early Modern English is represented in documents printed from 1476 to 1700"
adj. of a later stage in the development of a language or literature; used especially of dead languages; "Late Greek"
adj. of the first stage of education and schools: "elementary school"; "an elementary grammar"
secondary, high
adj. of the stage of education and schools preceding collegiate: "secondary school"; "high school"
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