# midpoint

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## mid·point

(mĭd′point′)
n.
1. Mathematics The point of a line segment or curvilinear arc that divides it into two parts of the same length.
2. A position midway between two extremes.

## midpoint

(ˈmɪdˌpɔɪnt)
n
1. (Mathematics) the point on a line that is at an equal distance from either end
2. a point in time halfway between the beginning and end of an event

## mid•point

(ˈmɪdˌpɔɪnt)

n.
a point at or near the middle.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
 Noun 1 midpoint - a point equidistant from the ends of a line or the extremities of a figurebight - the middle part of a slack rope (as distinguished from its ends)center of curvature, centre of curvature - the center of the circle of curvaturebowels - the center of the Earthbull's eye, bull - the center of a targetcenter of gravity, centre of gravity - the point within something at which gravity can be considered to act; in uniform gravity it is equal to the center of masscenter of mass, centre of mass - point representing the mean position of the matter in a bodycore - the center of an object; "the ball has a titanium core"navel point, navel - the center point or middle of something; "the Incas believed that Cuzco was the navel of the universe"nombril - the center point on a shieldpoint - the precise location of something; a spatially limited location; "she walked to a point where she could survey the whole street"core - the central part of the Earthnucleus - the positively charged dense center of an atomnucleus - (astronomy) the center of the head of a comet; consists of small solid particles of ice and frozen gas that vaporizes on approaching the sun to form the coma and tail

## midpoint

noun
A point or an area equidistant from all sides of something:
Translations

[ˈmɪdˌpɔɪnt] N

## midpoint

mid-point [ˈmɪdpɔɪnt] n
(between two places, things)point m médian
the midpoint between → le point médian entre
the midpoint between Paris and Warsaw → le point médian entre Paris et Varsovie
BUT le point à mi-chemin entre Paris et Varsovie.
(= middle) →
the midpoint in the current fiscal year → le milieu de l'année fiscale en cours
the midpoint of one's life → la moitié de sa vie
She had not yet reached the midpoint of her life → Elle n'avait pas encore atteint la moitié de sa vie.mid-range [ˈmɪdreɪndʒ] adj [product, service] → de milieu de gamme
comfortable mid-range accommodation →
a mid-range family car → une voiture familiale de milieu de gamme

## midpoint

[ˈmɪdpɔɪnt] n at the midpoint of (road, event) → nel mezzo di
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