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mid-Vic•to•ri•an



Pronunciation: (mid'vik-tôr'ē-un, -tōr'-), [key]
adj.
of, pertaining to, or characteristic of the middle portion (about 1850 to 1890) of the reign of Queen Victoria (reigned 1837–1901) in England: mid-Victorian writers.

n.
1. a person, as a writer, belonging to the mid-Victorian time.
2. a person of mid-Victorian tastes, standards, ideas, etc.

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