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  • middle class — noun [treated as sing. or plural] the social group between the upper and working classes; professional and business people. adjective relating to or characteristic of the middle class. Derivatives middle classness noun …   English new terms dictionary

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  • Middle class — Middle Mid dle (m[i^]d d l), a. [OE. middel, AS. middel; akin to D. middel, OHG. muttil, G. mittel. [root]271. See {Mid}, a.] [1913 Webster] 1. Equally distant from the extreme either of a number of things or of one thing; mean; medial; as, the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • middle class — n the social class that includes people who are educated and work in professional jobs, for example teachers or managers →↑lower class, upper class ↑upper class, working class ↑working class ▪ This led to the creation of a new, affluent middle… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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