from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The course between extremes.

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  • noun A position of balance between good and evil.

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  • noun the middle between extremes
  • noun the proportional relation between two divisions of line or two dimension of a plane figure such that short : long :: long : (short + long)


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  • See phi.

    January 22, 2008