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English definition of “median”

median

adjective     /ˈmiːdiən/
a median number , value , or amount is in the middle of a series of numbers , values , or amounts : Today the median age for marriage in the US is 25 for women and 27 for men. median income / earnings / salary median/ rate / value
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