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average out

verb [I/T] phrasal verb with average  /ˈæv·rɪdʒ, -ə·rɪdʒ/ us  
to become equal or similar over a period of time: The highs and lows of life tend to average out.
Translations of “average out”
in Chinese (Traditional) 數量相當, 達到平衡…
in Chinese (Simplified) 数量相当, 达到平衡…
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