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1. median

adjective. ['ˈmiːdiːən'] relating to or constituting the middle value of an ordered set of values (or the average of the middle two in a set with an even number of values).

Synonyms

  • average

Antonyms

  • abnormality
  • insane

Etymology

  • median (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • medianus (Latin)

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Rhymes with Median

  • garabedian

How do you pronounce median?

Pronounce median as ˈmidiən.

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Sentences with median


1. Adjective
Half earn more and half earn less than the median salary.

2. Noun, singular or mass
For example, dentistry professors in research earned the highest wages, at a median of $132,477 annually.

2. median

adjective. ['ˈmiːdiːən'] relating to or situated in or extending toward the middle.

Synonyms

  • medial

Antonyms

  • extraordinary
  • immoderate

Etymology

  • median (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • medianus (Latin)

3. median

adjective. ['ˈmiːdiːən'] dividing an animal into right and left halves.

Synonyms

  • mesial

Antonyms

  • uncommon
  • nonstandard

Etymology

  • median (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • medianus (Latin)

4. median

noun. ['ˈmiːdiːən'] the value below which 50% of the cases fall.

Synonyms

  • norm
  • median value

Antonyms

  • oblique
  • unimportant
  • brachydactylous

Etymology

  • median (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • medianus (Latin)
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