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Noun1.midafternoon - the middle part of the afternoonmidafternoon - the middle part of the afternoon  
daylight, daytime, day - the time after sunrise and before sunset while it is light outside; "the dawn turned night into day"; "it is easier to make the repairs in the daytime"
afternoon - the part of the day between noon and evening; "he spent a quiet afternoon in the park"
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Though they had come many miles, it was still but midafternoon, and the amphitheater was bathed in the half light which filtered through the maze of encircling foliage.
48 a barrel at midafternoon Kuala Lumpur time in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange.
Despite her super-svelte figure, she's adamant that 'if someone comes in midafternoon with a tray of cakes, I'll always have one'.
Ed Oliver, deputy chairman of the Chamber of Commerce and manager of Clayton Square shopping centre, said: "It was a bit of a slow start but by midafternoon it was lively and there were a lot of people about.
In the first year plant material was harvested five times in the fall (September-November) on warm sunny days in midafternoon.
11 yen in midafternoon trading, its lowest level in four years and 11 months in Tokyo, as the U.
By midafternoon, the oil has spread to the female flower parts.
By the end of March they were riding 60-plus miles a day, starting at dawn and stopping midafternoon to set up camp, cook lunch over a Coleman stove, and talk with locals about their mission as founders of the Get All Your Ducks in a Row campaign.
Clouds start to blot out the sun at midafternoon Sunday and reflect off the Coast Fork Willamette River at the Howard Buford Recreation Area southeast of Eugene.
Recent studies have shown that the typical midafternoon slump bears little relationship to the amount of food consumed for lunch.