Bedeutung von “average” im Essential American English Dictionary


noun us /ˈæv·rɪdʒ/

B1 an amount calculated by adding some amounts together and then dividing by the number of amounts:

They work an average of 30.5 hours per week.

B1 the usual or typical amount:

An eight-hour day at work is about the average.
on average

usually, or based on an average:

On average, people who don’t smoke are healthier than people who do.

(Definition von “average noun” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)