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median

noun [C]  /ˈmid·i·ən/ us  

median noun [C] (LAND)

(also median strip,  /ˌmid·i·ənˈstrɪp/) a narrow strip of land or concrete between the two sides of a large road, separating the vehicles moving in opposite directions: The car went out of control, jumped the median, and hit a truck head on.

median noun [C] (NUMBER)

mathematics the middle number or amount in a series
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