Mediety
Mediety \Me*di"e*ty\, n. [L. medietas.] The middle part; half; moiety. [Obs.] --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]

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  • mediety — me·di·e·ty …   English syllables

  • mediety — noun one of two (approximately) equal parts • Syn: ↑moiety • Hypernyms: ↑one half, ↑half …   Useful english dictionary

  • Moieties — Moiety Moi e*ty (moi [ e]*t[y^]), n.; pl. {Moieties} (moi [ e]*t[i^]z). [F. moiti[ e], L. medietas, fr. medius middle, half. See {Mid}, a., and cf. {Mediate}, {Mediety}.] 1. One of two equal parts; a half; as, a moiety of an estate, of goods, or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Moiety — Moi e*ty (moi [ e]*t[y^]), n.; pl. {Moieties} (moi [ e]*t[i^]z). [F. moiti[ e], L. medietas, fr. medius middle, half. See {Mid}, a., and cf. {Mediate}, {Mediety}.] 1. One of two equal parts; a half; as, a moiety of an estate, of goods, or of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • half — Synonyms and related words: allotment, allowance, big end, bigger half, bisection, bit, bite, budget, chunk, commission, contingent, cut, deal, destiny, distributional, distributive, dividend, dole, end, equal, equal share, equidistance, even… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • halfway house — Synonyms and related words: almshouse, asylum, bisection, equidistance, foster home, half, home, hospice, hospitium, mediety, mid distance, midcourse, middle distance, midway, moiety, nursing home, orphanage, poor farm, poorhouse, rest home,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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  • midway — Synonyms and related words: Laodicean, amidships, apathetic, average, betwixt and between, bisection, central, centrally, centrist, core, equatorial, equidistance, equidistant, even, fifty fifty, half, half and half, halfway, halfway house,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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