Definition of medium adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

        

    medium

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈmidiəm//
     
    [usually before noun](abbreviation M)
     
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  1. 1  in the middle between two sizes, amounts, lengths, temperatures, etc. synonym average
  2. 2 a medium-size car/business/town a man of medium height/build There are three sizes—small, medium and large. a medium steak (= one cooked quite well but not too much) Cook over a medium heat for 15 minutes. a medium dry white wine Choose medium to large tomatoes.
  3. Idioms
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