Compact cortical bone, representing about 80 percent of the mature skeleton, supports the body, and features extra thickness at the **midpoint** in long bones to prevent the bones from bending.

**Midpoint**: The **midpoint** in synastry (a form of a compatibility chart) is the middle point between each individual's sun signs.

The median salary is literally the **midpoint** in the rate of pay for all individuals who work in a particular field.

All Mountain and 50 percent Terrain Park: Mount your bindings 3 to 5 centimeters forward of the **midpoint**.

Keeping the binding and boot attached, align the **midpoint** of the ski boot with the **midpoint** of the ski.

Using a ruler or straightedge, draw a line from the **midpoint** to the upper right-hand corner.

Place the bare roots in the hole to a depth that allows the **midpoint** of the plant's crown to be even with the surface of the soil.

Dean pointed to a small dot **midpoint** on the page.

Take a rod LMN bent at right angles at M, such that MN= AB; let the leg LM always pass through a fixed point 0 on AB produced such that OA = CA, where C is the middle point of AB, and cause N to travel along the line perpendicular to AB at C; then the **midpoint** of MN traces the cissoid.

By the **midpoint** of the twentieth century, America's dreamers were preoccupied with the future—and not just any old future, but the great and glorious future that seemed inevitable.