Middle-ground
Middle-ground Mid"dle-ground`, n. (Paint.) That part of a picture between the foreground and the background. [1913 Webster]

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  • middle ground — {n.} A place halfway between the two sides of an argument; a compromise. * /John wanted to go running. Bill said it was too hot. Tom took the middle ground and suggested a hike./ * /The committee found a middle ground between the two proposals./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • middle ground — {n.} A place halfway between the two sides of an argument; a compromise. * /John wanted to go running. Bill said it was too hot. Tom took the middle ground and suggested a hike./ * /The committee found a middle ground between the two proposals./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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