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midstream

[mid-streem] /ˈmɪdˈstrim/
noun
1.
the middle of a stream.
2.
the middle period of a process, course, or the like.
Origin of midstream
1275-1325
1275-1325; Middle English myddstreme. See mid-, stream
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midstream

/ˈmɪdˌstriːm/
noun
1.
the middle of a stream or river
2.
the middle of a process or action: they tried to change the rules in midstream
adverb, adjective
3.
in or towards the middle of a stream or river: moored midstream
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Word Origin and History for midstream
n.

also mid-stream, Old English midstream; see mid + stream (n.).

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