# arithmetic mean

ar·ith·met·ic mean

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## arithmetic mean

noun

*average*.

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(*plural* arithmetic means)

- (statistics, probability) The measure of central tendency of a set of values computed by dividing the sum of the values by their number; commonly called the mean or the average.
*The arithmetic mean of 3, 6, 2, 3 and 6 is (3 + 6 + 2 + 3 + 6) / 5 = 4*

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