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Definition of the Midwest noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

the Midwest

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˌmɪdˈwɛst//
 
(also the Middle West) [singular]
 
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the northern central part of the U.S.
NAmE//ˌmɪdˈwɛstərn//
 
adjective
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: the Midwest