Definition of Mid-America in US English:

Mid-America

noun

  • 1The middle part of the United States, especially the Midwest.

  • 2The geographical region comprising Central America, Mexico, and the Antilles; the central part of the land mass of the American continents.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Theodore Winthrop (1828–1861). From mid + the name of America.

Pronunciation

Mid-America

/mɪdəˈmɛrɪkə/