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midtown

[mid-toun, -toun] /ˈmɪdˈtaʊn, -ˌtaʊn/
noun
1.
the middle part of a city or town between uptown and downtown.
adjective
2.
of, relating to, or situated in this part:
a midtown restaurant.
adverb
3.
to or in this part:
She works midtown.
Origin of midtown
1930-1935
1930-35; mid- + town
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  • You immobilize the elevators—think what that would mean in lower and midtown Manhattan alone.

    Day of the Moron Henry Beam Piper
  • Muldoon hated the pirate prices of midtown parking lots, and so was late.

    Lease to Doomsday Lee Archer
British Dictionary definitions for midtown

midtown

/ˈmɪdˌtaʊn/
noun
1.
(US & Eastern Canadian) the centre of a town See also downtown, uptown
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