Midwest
or Middle West geographical name region N central United States including area around Great Lakes & in upper Mississippi River valley from Ohio — sometimes considered to include Kentucky on the E to North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, & Kansas on the W • Midwestern or Middle Western adjectiveMidwesterner or Middle Westerner noun

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  • Midwest — Midwest, WY U.S. town in Wyoming Population (2000): 408 Housing Units (2000): 228 Land area (2000): 0.442519 sq. miles (1.146118 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.442519 sq. miles (1.146118 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Midwest — n. The north central region of the U. S. Syn: Middle West. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • midwest — V. Middle West. middle west [midœlwɛst] ou midwest [midwɛst] n. m. ÉTYM. 1954; mot angl. des États Unis; de middle « milieu », et west « ouest …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Midwest — (n.) 1926, in U.S. geographical sense, from earlier Midwestern (1889) in reference to a group of states originally listed as W.Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Missouri, Kansas, and Arkansas; now generally meaning states somewhat further northwest …   Etymology dictionary

  • Midwest — [mid west′] region of the NC U.S. between the Rocky Mountains & the E border of Ohio, north of the Ohio River & the S borders of Kans. & Mo …   English World dictionary

  • Midwest — Middle West Le Midwest des États Unis d Amérique Le Middle West des États Unis d Amérique, ou Les États Midwesterns des États Unis d Amérique, aussi nommé le Midwest, est une zone comprenant les états de la côte des Grands Lacs, et la majeure… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Midwest — [[t]mɪ̱dwe̱st[/t]] N PROPER: usu the N The Midwest is the region in the north of the central part of the United States. ...farmers in the Midwest. ...the Midwest states …   English dictionary

  • Midwest — Mid|west [ˌmıdˈwest] n the Midwest the central area of the United States >Midwestern adj …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Midwest — noun the Midwest the central area of the United States Midwestern adjective …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Midwest — Sp Vidurio Vakara Ap Midwest Ap Middle West L neofic. JAV regionas …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

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