Definition of Mid-American in English:

Mid-American

Pronunciation /mɪdəˈmɛrɪk(ə)n/

adjective

  • 1Of or relating to the geographical region comprising Central America, Mexico, and the Antilles.

  • 2Of, relating to, or characteristic of the middle part of the United States, especially the Midwest.

noun

  • A native or inhabitant of Mid-America.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The United States Democratic Review. From mid + American [adjective].