One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
US. Any of the states of New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania, and sometimes also Maryland and Delaware (which originally formed the middle part of the United States, intermediate between New England and the Southern states). Usually in plural.
Middle English (in an earlier sense). From middle + state.
middle state/ˌmɪdl ˈsteɪt/
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