Also called Middle Empire. the period in the history of ancient Egypt, c2000–1785 b.c., comprising the 11th to 14th dynasties.
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the Chinese Empire: originally so called from its supposed location in the center of the earth.
a period of Egyptian history extending from the late 11th to the 13th dynasty (?2040–?1670 bc)
noun, Botany. 1. the layer of cementing material, composed of pectates and similar substances, between the walls of adjacent cells. middle lamella The pectin-rich intercellular material cementing together the primary walls of adjacent plant cells.
noun 1. . noun 1. the Latin language of the literature of the Middle Ages, usually dated a.d. 700 to 1500, including many Latinized words from other languages. Abbreviation: ML, M.L. noun 1. the Latin language as used throughout Europe in the Middle Ages. It had many local forms incorporating Latinized words from other languages
noun 1. the latitude of the point that is midway between two parallels on the same side of the equator.
- Middle leg
noun phrase The penis (1922+)