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English definition of “average”
/ˈæv·rɪdʒ/, /-ə·rɪdʒ/ v [I/T] (AMOUNT)
› [T] Trainees average (= earn an average of) $20,000 a year. [I/T] My grades vary from year to year, but they average (out to) 3.2, or a little better than a B.