- A means or instrumentality for storing or communicating information.
- The surrounding environment.
- usage: "fish require an aqueous medium"
- An intervening substance through which signals can travel as a means for communication.
- Bacteriology) a nutrient substance (solid or liquid) that is used to cultivate micro-organisms.
- synonyms: culture medium
- A liquid with which pigment is mixed by a painter.
- Biology) a substance in which specimens are preserved or displayed. (
- An intervening substance through which something is achieved.
- usage: "the dissolving medium is called a solvent"
- A state that is intermediate between extremes; a middle position.
- usage: "a happy medium"
- Someone who serves as an intermediary between the living and the dead.
- usage: "he consulted several mediums"
- Usually plural. ( transmissions that are disseminated widely to the public)
- synonyms: mass medium
- An occupation for which you are especially well suited.
- usage: "in law he found his true metier"
- synonyms: metier
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