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average

adjective [before noun] (AMOUNT)    /ˈæv.ər.ɪdʒ/ US  /-ɚ-/
B1 An average number is the number you get by adding two or more amounts together and dividing the total by the number of amounts: average earnings/income/rainfall The average age of the US soldiers who fought in the Vietnam War was 19.Medium-sizedAverages
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