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[mid-vik-tawr-ee-uh n, -tohr-] /ˈmɪd vɪkˈtɔr i ən, -ˈtoʊr-/

of, relating to, or characteristic of the middle portion (about 1850 to 1890) of the reign of Queen Victoria (reigned 1837–1901) in England:
mid-Victorian writers.
a person, as a writer, belonging to the mid-Victorian time.
a person of mid-Victorian tastes, standards, ideas, etc.
(Brit, history) of or relating to the middle period of the reign of Queen Victoria (1837–1901)
a person of the mid-Victorian era


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