[mid-at-lan-tik, mid-at-lan-] /ˈmɪd ætˈlæn tɪk, ˌmɪd ætˈlæn-/
a north-south suboceanic ridge in the Atlantic Ocean from Iceland to Antarctica on whose crest are several groups of islands; shown by plate tectonics to be the axis along which North America has split away from Eurasia, and along which South America has split away from Africa.
- Mid-atlantic states
A term often applied to New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland.
midazolam mi·daz·o·lam (mĭ-dāz’ə-lām’) n. A colorless crystalline derivative of diazepam with sedative and anxiolytic properties, usually used in its hydrochloride form as an intravenous anesthetic.
[mid-band] /ˈmɪdˌbænd/ noun 1. Electronics. a in the middle of a range of frequencies. 2. (in pewter work) a decorated reinforcing a tankard at its middle.
midbody mid·bod·y (mĭd’bŏd’ē) n.