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media

 [me´de-ah] (L.)
1. plural of medium.
2. middle.
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me·di·a

(mē'dē-ă),
1. Synonym(s): tunica media
2. Plural of medium.
[L. fem. of medius, middle]
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media 1

(mē′dē-ə)
n.
A plural of medium. See Usage Note at medium.

media 2

(mē′dē-ə)
n.
The middle, often muscular layer of the wall of a blood vessel.
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media

Environment
Soil, water, air, plants, animals or any other parts of the environment that can contain contaminants.

Informatics
(1) Electronic substrate on which to store information; digital media.
(2) Media with hyperlinks; hypermedia.

Linguistics
Plural of medium.
 
Microbiology
A fluid or gel that contains special nutrients for growing bacteria or other microorganisms from clinical specimens.
 
Vox populi
Any means of mass communication.
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me·di·a

(mē'dē-ă)
1. Synonym(s): tunica media.
2. Plural of medium.
[L. fem. of medius, middle]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

media

The middle wall of an artery or vein. The media is composed of smooth muscle and elastic fibres and is the thickest of the three layers. Also known as the tunica media.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

Media

Substance which contains all the nutrients necessary for bacteria to grow in a culture.
Mentioned in: Legionnaires' Disease
Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

me·di·a

(mē'dē-ă)
1. Synonym(s): tunica media.
2. Plural of medium.
[L. fem. of medius, middle]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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1385-9; Du Cange, Glossarium mediae et infimae latinitatis, ed.
Niermeyer, Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus (Leiden: Brill, 1976), s.vv.
The expressions middle ages and medieval became a fixed part of the scholarly vocabulary with the publication of such basic works as Du Cange's Glossarium ad Scriptores Mediae et Infimae Latinitatis [Glossary to the Writers of Medieval and Late Latin] in 1678.(94) The repeated use of medieval by some of the most important of the eighteenth- and nineteenth-century historians only cemented its seeming appropriateness.(95)
In this consumer society, anchored in market, advertising and marketing, body image spectacularization is widely publicized in the various mediae. As observed by Luz et al., (9,10) magazines use on their covers a much larger proportion of models with bodies within the aesthetic standards considered hegemonic in relation to physiques that present other corporal measures.
En una comunidad nitrofila y ruderal, abierta (cobertura: 45%), dominada por terofitos de Stellarietea mediae, como Senecio vulgaris, Sonchus oleraceus, Bromus hordeaceus, y con presencia, ademas, de especies no terofiticas, como Lactuca serriola y Dittrichia viscosa (de Artemisietea vulgaris).
1953' from the sub-coastal habitats of the Venice Lagoon and classified it in the Sisymbrion officinalis (Chenopodietalia albi, Stellarietea mediae in his classification scheme) as a vegetation unit substituting the Hordeetum murini on the sandy coastal fallow lands.
Sed si procedatur in infinitum in causis efficientibus, non erit prima causa efficiens, et sic non erit nec effectus ultimus, nec causae efficientes mediae, quod patet esse falsum."
Mediae latinitatis lexicon minus: Lexique latin medieval--Medieval Latin Dictionary--Mittellateinisches Worterbuch.
Tillandsiae tricholepidi similis, sed caulibus brevioribus, 1,5-3,5(-6) cm longis, foliis 3-nervatis, angustioribus, 0,5 mm latis; pedunculis semper reductis et 1-floris et bractea florali glabra, 1nervia, mediae sepalorum aequans bene differt.