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in the middle of

Also, in the midst of . During, while engaged in, as in He stopped him in the middle of his speech , or I'm in the midst of calculating my income tax . The first expression dates from about 1600, the second from about 1500. Also see in the midst
in the middle of nowhere. In a very remote location, as in We found a great little hotel, out in the middle of nowhere. [ Early 1900s ]
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