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### median

• IPA[ˈmēdēən]

美式

• denoting or relating to a value or quantity lying at the midpoint of a frequency distribution of observed values or quantities, such that there is an equal probability of falling above or below it；denoting the middle term (or mean of the middle two terms) of a series arranged in order of magnitude. For example, the median number of the series 55, 62, 76, 85, 93 is 76.
• the median value of a range of values；the strip of land between the lanes of opposing traffic on a divided highway.

• 釋義

### 形容詞

• 1. denoting or relating to a value or quantity lying at the midpoint of a frequency distribution of observed values or quantities, such that there is an equal probability of falling above or below it the median duration of this treatment was four months
• denoting the middle term (or mean of the middle two terms) of a series arranged in order of magnitude. For example, the median number of the series 55, 62, 76, 85, 93 is 76.
• 2. technical situated in the middle, especially of the body the median part of the sternum

### 名詞

• 1. the median value of a range of values acreages ranged from one to fifty-two with a median of twenty-four
• 2. North American the strip of land between the lanes of opposing traffic on a divided highway.
• 3. a straight line drawn from any vertex of a triangle to the middle of the opposite side.