Definition of Average. Meaning of Average. Synonyms of Average

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Definition of Average

Average
Average Av"er*age, a. 1. Pertaining to an average or mean; medial; containing a mean proportion; of a mean size, quality, ability, etc.; ordinary; usual; as, an average rate of profit; an average amount of rain; the average Englishman; beings of the average stamp. 2. According to the laws of averages; as, the loss must be made good by average contribution.
Average
Average Av"er*age, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Averaged (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Averaging.] 1. To find the mean of, when sums or quantities are unequal; to reduce to a mean. 2. To divide among a number, according to a given proportion; as, to average a loss. 3. To do, accomplish, get, etc., on an average.
Average
Average Av"er*age, v. i. To form, or exist in, a mean or medial sum or quantity; to amount to, or to be, on an average; as, the losses of the owners will average twenty five dollars each; these spars average ten feet in length.

Meaning of Average from wikipedia

- colloquial language, an average is a single number taken as representative of a non-empty list of numbers. Different concepts of average are used in different...
- statistics, a moving average (rolling average or running average) is a calculation to analyze data points by creating a series of averages of different subsets...
- Below are average adult human heights by country or geographical region. The original studies and sources should be consulted for details on methodology...
- The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA), Dow Jones, or simply the Dow (/ˈdaʊ/), is a price-weighted measurement stock market index of 30 prominent companies...
- In physical attractiveness studies, averageness describes the physical beauty that results from averaging the facial features of people of the same gender...
- Per capita income (PCI) or average income measures the average income earned per person in a given area (city, region, country, etc.) in a specified year...
- The terms average Joe, ordinary Joe, Joe Sixpack, Joe Lunchbucket, Joe Snuffy, Joe Blow, Joe Schmo (for males) and ordinary Jane, average Jane, and plain...
- In economics, average cost or unit cost is equal to total cost (TC) divided by the number of units of a good produced (the output Q): A C = T C Q . {\displaystyle...
- In statistical mechanics, the ensemble average is defined as the mean of a quantity that is a function of the microstate of a system, according to the...
- In cricket, a player's batting average is the total number of runs they have scored divided by the number of times they have been out, usually given to...