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A city of west-central Texas between Fort Worth and El Paso. It grew following the discovery of oil in the 1920s.
A region of the United States whose northern border extends roughly from southern New Jersey to Illinois and whose southern border extends roughly from North Carolina to eastern Oklahoma, viewed especially as a dialect region of American English.
The middle or interior part of a country or region.
Of or in a midland.
a. the central or inland part of a country
b. (as modifier): a midland region.
1. the middle or interior part of a country.
2. (cap.) the dialect or dialects of English spoken in the Midlands of England.
3. (cap.) the dialect of English spoken in the S parts of Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey, in West Virginia, Kentucky, and E Tennessee, and throughout the S Appalachians.adj.
4. in or of the midland; inland.
5. (cap.) of the Midlands.
a city in W Texas. 95,880.
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|Noun||1.||Midland - a town in west central Texas|
|2.||midland - the interior part of a country|
country, land, state - the territory occupied by a nation; "he returned to the land of his birth"; "he visited several European countries"
|Adj.||1.||midland - of or coming from the middle of a region or country; "upcountry districts"|
inland - situated away from an area's coast or border