Noun(1) the number midway between the two middle numbers in a series containing an even or odd number of items
Adjective(1) 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(2) dividing an animal into right and left halves(3) relating to or situated in or extending toward the middle
(1) This information was then used to estimate the median values and the 95% confidence intervals.(2) The median value assures good recognition for half of the frames.(3) There may be circumstances when it is important to be able to estimate the distribution function and the corresponding mean and median values parametrically.(4) At least 15 independent colonies were analyzed for each strain and the median values were used for the calculation.(5) This produced an overall average of 13.7 and a median value of 13 paper-folding opportunities per textbook.(6) Using the median rather than the average of the set of estimates does not improve estimation (results not shown).(7) Use of the median value for an individual provides an analysis representing the central tendency for valuing the species.(8) Frequencies of recombination correspond to the median value of two or three fluctuation tests, each one done with six independent colonies.(9) The median value of stock holdings among these families was $47,000 in 1998.(10) The contents of the tunnel include the median nerve and flexor tendons of the hand.(11) On the basis of the median values, it appears that researchers have used larger sample sizes in the last decade compared with in the earlier decades.(12) Arrows indicate the median value of divergence times of each distribution.(13) When median values were examined, both sexes showed a preference for one partner and did not differ in the number of partners they preferred prior to settling down.(14) Most families are middle-class; the median household income in 1989 was $38,586.(15) The first value corresponds to the most heterogeneous values observed in the literature and the second to a median value.(16) Boulder recently outlawed the practice of standing in a road median with a sign, saying this activity is a safety hazard.
1. medial ::
2. average ::
Different Formsmedian, medians
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