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(n) :
the arithmetic mean; any measure of central tendency, especially the mean, median or mode (see Usage notes below)

"the average of 10, 20 and 24 is (10 + 20 + 24)/3 = 18."

(adj) :
constituting or relating to the average; neither very good nor very bad; rated somewhere in the middle of all others in the same category

"the average age of the participants was 18.5."

(v) :
to compute the arithmetic mean of; over a period of time or across members of a population, to have or generate a mean value of

"if you average 10, 20 and 24, you get 18."

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(n) :
the arithmetic mean; any measure of central tendency, especially the mean, median or mode (see Usage notes below)

"the average of 10, 20 and 24 is (10 + 20 + 24)/3 = 18."

(adj) :
constituting or relating to the average; neither very good nor very bad; rated somewhere in the middle of all others in the same category

"the average age of the participants was 18.5."

(v) :
to compute the arithmetic mean of; over a period of time or across members of a population, to have or generate a mean value of

"if you average 10, 20 and 24, you get 18."