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mid·stream

 (mĭd′strēm′)
n.
1. The middle part of a stream.
2. The part of a course that is neither at the beginning nor at the end: the midstream of life.
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midstream

(ˈmɪdˌstriːm)
n
1. (Physical Geography) the middle of a stream or river
2. the middle of a process or action: they tried to change the rules in midstream.
adv, adj
(Physical Geography) in or towards the middle of a stream or river: moored midstream.
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mid•stream

(ˈmɪdˈstrim)

n.
1. the middle of a stream.
2. the middle period of a process, course, or the like.
[1275–1325]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.midstream - the middle of a streammidstream - the middle of a stream    
center, middle, centre, eye, heart - an area that is approximately central within some larger region; "it is in the center of town"; "they ran forward into the heart of the struggle"; "they were in the eye of the storm"
stream, watercourse - a natural body of running water flowing on or under the earth
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Translations

midstream

[ˈmɪdˈstriːm]
A. N (lit) → centro m de la corriente/del río
in midstream (lit) → en el medio de la corriente/del río (fig) → antes de terminar, a mitad de camino
he stopped talking in midstreamdejó de hablar a mitad de la frase
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

midstream

mid-stream [ˌmɪdˈstriːm]
n
(in water) in midstream [river] → en plein milieu de la rivière
(in activity) in midstream [activity] → au beau milieu de
I was cut off in midstream
BUT J'ai été coupé au beau milieu d'une phrase.
adv (= in the middle of a river) → en plein milieu de la rivière
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

midstream

[ˈmɪdˌstriːm] n in midstream (of river) → al centro della corrente
she paused or stopped midstream (fig) → si interruppe nel bel mezzo del discorso
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References in classic literature ?
"Ay, and aughts," replied Sancho; and shaking his fingers he washed his whole hand in the river along which the boat was quietly gliding in midstream, not moved by any occult intelligence or invisible enchanter, but simply by the current, just there smooth and gentle.
A mile away, a grove-plumed promontory juts far into the lake and glasses its palace in the blue depths; in midstream a boat is cutting the shining surface and leaving a long track behind, like a ray of light; the mountains beyond are veiled in a dreamy purple haze; far in the opposite direction a tumbled mass of domes and verdant slopes and valleys bars the lake, and here indeed does distance lend enchantment to the view--for on this broad canvas, sun and clouds and the richest of atmospheres have blended a thousand tints together, and over its surface the filmy lights and shadows drift, hour after hour, and glorify it with a beauty that seems reflected out of Heaven itself.
A group of barges was moored in midstream. It was all of an unearthly violet, troubling somehow and awe-inspiring; but quickly everything grew pale, and cold, and gray.
For a few minutes the Kincaid drifted rapidly with the current, and then, with a grinding jar, she stopped in midstream. The ship had run upon a low-lying bar that splits the channel about a quarter of a mile from the sea.
We rigged up a single short mast and light sail, fastened planking down over the ballast to form a deck, worked her out into midstream with a couple of sweeps, and dropped our primitive stone anchor to await the turn of the tide that would bear us out to sea.
The flat drifted under the bridge and then promptly sank in midstream. Ruby, Jane, and Diana, already awaiting it on the lower headland, saw it disappear before their very eyes and had not a doubt but that Anne had gone down with it.
Then he cut the boat's moorings, pushed it from the shore with a long boat- hook, and, seizing two oars, seated himself in the bow, rowing with all his might towards midstream. The Seine is very rapid at this point, and he had a good deal of trouble in leaving the point of the island.
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