mid : pronounced with the tongue neither high  nor low , but in-between. (See the diagrams of the principal organs of articulation and phonetic symbols for vowels.) The vowel "e" as in "end" is a mid vowel, and so is the first "o" of "coronary". (The "long o" sound in most English words, e.g. "home", is a diphthong, [ou].) See also close, open. [Spanish: medio ]
mid : in a tonal language, a medium-frequency pitch which contrasts with a higher  and a lower  pitch. In a language with three tones, the mid tone is sometimes represented by the absence of a written accent, or sometimes by a macron. Thus a or ā may represent a mid-tone a. [Spanish: medio ]
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