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Midi



[mid-ee] /ˈmɪd i/

noun
1.
a skirt, dress, or coat, of mid-calf length.
adjective
2.
of the length of a midiskirt.
[mee-dee] /miˈdi/
noun
1.
the south of France.
[mid-ee] /ˈmɪd i/
noun
1.
Musical Instrument Digital Interface: a standard means of sending digitally encoded information about music between electronic devices, as between synthesizers and computers.
/ˈmɪdɪ/
adjective
1.

/French midi/
noun
1.
the south of France
2.
Canal du Midi, a canal in S France, extending from the River Garonne at Toulouse to the Mediterranean at Sète and providing a link between the Mediterranean and Atlantic coasts: built between 1666 and 1681. Length: 181 km (150 miles)
/ˈmɪdɪ/
noun
1.
(modifier) a generally accepted specification for the external control of electronic musical instruments: a MIDI synthesizer, a MIDI system

“southern France,” 1883, from French midi “south,” literally “midday” (12c.), from mi “middle” (from Latin medius “middle;” see medial (adj.)) + di “day” (from Latin dies; see diurnal). Also cf. meridian.

1983, acronym for Musical Instrument Digital Interface.

Musical Instrument Digital Interface
musical instrument digital interface

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