Definition of Madhyamika in US English:

Madhyamika

adjective

Buddhism
  • Designating or relating to a system of thought in Mahayana Buddhism that asserts the vacuity of reality as an absolute truth.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal. From Sanskrit mādhyamika from madhyama, superlative of madhya middle.

Pronunciation

Madhyamika

/ˈmɑːdjəmɪkə/