# median

### 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)

*- the median value of 17, 20, and 36 is 20*

*- the median income for the year was $15,000*

Similar word(s): normal, average

2. dividing an animal into right and left halves

Similar word(s): mesial, medial

3. situated in the middle; central, intermediate.