center + ground
- (often figuratively) The area between foreground and background; middle distance.
- The farmer's wife is visible in the centerground of the painting.
2008 April 3, Jaroslav Peregrin, “Book Reviews”, Erkenntnis, volume 69, number 1, DOI:10.1007/s10670-007-9098-2, pages 131-135:
- And with Sellars’ shift to the centerground of philosophical interest, we have, all of a sudden, two such books appearing almost contemporaneously.