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1 average /ˈævrɪʤ/ noun
plural averages
1 average
/ˈævrɪʤ/
noun
plural averages
Learner's definition of AVERAGE
: a number that is calculated by adding quantities together and then dividing the total by the number of quantities
[count]
[noncount]
see also grade point average, the law of averages at law
: a level that is typical of a group, class, or series : a middle point between extremes
[noncount]
[count]
[count] baseball : batting average
2 average /ˈævrɪʤ/ adjective
2 average
/ˈævrɪʤ/
adjective
Learner's definition of AVERAGE
: calculated by adding quantities together and then dividing by the number of quantities
: ordinary or usual
often used informally with your
: not unusually large or small
: not unusually good or bad
3 average /ˈævrɪʤ/ verb
averages; averaged; averaging
3 average
/ˈævrɪʤ/
verb
averages; averaged; averaging
Learner's definition of AVERAGE
[+ object]
: to have (a specified number) as an average
: to calculate the average of (something)

average out

[phrasal verb]
: to produce a result that is even and balanced when looked at over a period of time
average out to (something) : to be equal to (a specified average amount) over a period of time
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