Definition of Midwestern

1. Adjective. Of a region of the United States generally including Ohio; Indiana; Illinois; Iowa; Missouri; Kansas; Nebraska; and sometimes Michigan; Wisconsin; Minnesota. "Midwestern accent"

Similar to: Western



Definition of Midwestern

1. Adjective. (American English) Of, pertaining to, or characteristic of the Midwest ¹

2. Adjective. (alternative capitalization of Midwestern) ¹

3. Adjective. Of or pertaining to any region identified as midwest ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Midwestern

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Literary usage of Midwestern

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Ecosystem Disturbance and Wildlife Conservation in Western Grasslands: A edited by Deborah M. Finch (1998)
"Like bison, black-tailed prairie dogs have a significant impact on the vegetation and associated fauna of the midwestern steppes (Agnew et al. 1986). ..."

2. Hatred in the Hallways: Violence and Discrimination Against Lesbian, Gay by Michael Bochenek, A. Widney Brown (2001)
"... midwestern United States "Beginning in middle school, I became really depressed. At first I didn't know why. Didn't have a clue. ..."

3. John Ogden, Abolitionist and Leader in Southern Education: Transactions, APS by Dennis K. McDaniel (2008)
"... CHAPTER 1 Early Life in the Buckeye State and midwestern Beginnings of a Normal-School Career Typical of the modest social origins of most entrants into ..."

4. Forest and Conservation Nursery Associations: 1994 National Proceedings by Thomas D. Landis (1996)
"Of the midwestern states, Indiana has probably the most intensive seed purchase program. All seed is purchased on a live 'Stauder, AF 1994, ..."

5. Nursing Home Rates in the Upper Midwest: A Program Evaluation Report by Susan Von Mosch (1998)
"NURSING HOME INDUSTRY IN FIVE midwestern STATES This study focuses on Medicaid-certified nursing facilities subject to the payment rates established in ..."

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