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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An examination administered halfway through an academic term; Halfway through the gestation period.

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  • Like the "change" elections of 2006-08, this midterm is a litmus test of the political leaning of the country.
  • And the base is what turns out in midterm elections.
  • The median age of voters in midterm elections is around 50.
  • The president's party typically loses seats in midterm elections. for more
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