the part of a person’s name occurring between the first and family names, as a second given name or a maternal surname.
a name between a person’s first name and surname
a characteristic quality for which a person is known: caution is my middle name
[mid-l-uh v-th uh-rohd] /ˈmɪd l əv ðəˈroʊd/ adjective 1. favoring, following, or characterized by an intermediate position between two extremes, especially in politics; moderate. 2. of, relating to, or describing a type of popular music that avoids extremes of style and is catchy and tuneful enough to have broad appeal. noun 3. Also called easy […]
- Middle palaeolithic
noun 1. the period between the Lower and the Upper Palaeolithic, usually taken as equivalent to the Mousterian adjective 2. of or relating to this period
noun 1. See under . [pey-lee-uh-lith-ik or, esp. British, pal-ee-] /ˌpeɪ li əˈlɪθ ɪk or, esp. British, ˌpæl i-/ adjective 1. (sometimes lowercase) Anthropology. of, relating to, or characteristic of the cultures of the late Pliocene and the Pleistocene epochs, or early phase of the Stone Age, which appeared first in Africa and are marked […]
noun 1. a mountain of the Sierra Nevada in EC California, one of the Palisades Peaks in the Sierra Nevada 14,040 feet (4279 meters).