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date: 28 May 2024

median (in statistics) 

Source:
The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics
Author(s):

Christopher Clapham,

James Nicholson

Suppose that the observations in a set of numerical data are ranked in ascending order. Then the (sample) median is the middle observation if there are an odd number of observations, and is the average of the two middlemost observations if there are an even number. Thus, if there are ... ...

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