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Aggregate vs. Average

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  • Aggregate (noun)

    A mass, assemblage, or sum of particulars; something consisting of elements but considered as a whole.

  • Aggregate (noun)

    A mass formed by the union of homogeneous particles; – in distinction from a compound, formed by the union of heterogeneous particles.

  • Aggregate (noun)

    A set collection of objects.

  • Aggregate (noun)

    The full chromatic scale of twelve equal tempered pitches.

  • Aggregate (noun)

    The total score in a set of games between teams or competitors, usually the combination of the home and away scores

  • Aggregate (noun)

    Crushed stone, crushed slag or water-worn gravel used for surfacing a built-up roof system.

  • Aggregate (noun)

    Solid particles of low aspect ratio added to a composite material, as distinguished from the matrix and any fibers or reinforcements, especially the gravel and sand added to concrete.

  • Aggregate (noun)

    Any of the five attributes that constitute the sentient being.

  • Aggregate (adjective)

    Formed by a collection of particulars into a whole mass or sum; collective; combined; added up.

  • Aggregate (adjective)

    Consisting or formed of smaller objects or parts.

  • Aggregate (adjective)

    Formed into clusters or groups of lobules.

    "aggregate glands"

  • Aggregate (adjective)

    Composed of several florets within a common involucre, as in the daisy; or of several carpels formed from one flower, as in the raspberry.

  • Aggregate (adjective)

    Having the several component parts adherent to each other only to such a degree as to be separable by mechanical means.

  • Aggregate (adjective)

    United into a common organized mass; said of certain compound animals.

  • Aggregate (verb)

    To bring together; to collect into a mass or sum.

    "The aggregated soil."

  • Aggregate (verb)

    To add or unite (e.g. a person), to an association.

  • Aggregate (verb)

    To amount in the aggregate to.

    "There are ten loads, aggregating five hundred bushels."

  • Average (noun)

    The arithmetic mean.

    "The average of 10, 20 and 24 is (10 + 20 + 24)/3 = 18."

  • Average (noun)

    Any measure of central tendency, especially any mean, the median, or the mode. from c. 1735

  • Average (noun)

    Financial loss due to damage to transported goods; compensation for damage or loss. from 15th c.

  • Average (noun)

    Customs duty or similar charge payable on transported goods.

  • Average (noun)

    Proportional or equitable distribution of financial expense.

  • Average (noun)

    An scoring record, etc.

    "batting average"

  • Average (noun)

    In the corn trade, the medial price of the several kinds of grain in the principal corn markets.

  • Average (noun)

    The service that a tenant owed his lord, to be done by the animals of the tenant, such as the transportation of wheat, turf, etc.

  • Average (adjective)

    Constituting or relating to the average.

    "The average age of the participants was 18.5."

  • Average (adjective)

    Neither very good nor very bad; rated somewhere in the middle of all others in the same category.

    "I soon found I was only an average chess player."

  • Average (adjective)

    Typical.

    "The average family will not need the more expensive features of this product."

  • Average (adjective)

    Not outstanding, not good, banal; bad or poor.

  • Average (verb)

    To compute the average of, especially the arithmetic mean.

    "If you average 10, 20 and 24, you get 18."

  • Average (verb)

    Over a period of time or across members of a population, to have or generate a mean value of.

    "The daily high temperature last month averaged 15°C."

    "I averaged 75% in my examinations this year."

  • Average (verb)

    To divide among a number, according to a given proportion.

    "to average a loss"

  • Average (verb)

    To be, generally or on average.

Wiktionary
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  • Aggregate (noun)

    a whole formed by combining several separate elements

    "the council was an aggregate of three regional assemblies"

  • Aggregate (noun)

    the total score of a player or team in a fixture comprising more than one game or round

    "the result put the sides level on aggregate"

    "he set the pace with a one-over-par aggregate of 151"

  • Aggregate (noun)

    a material or structure formed from a mass of fragments or particles loosely compacted together

    "the specimen is an aggregate of rock and mineral fragments"

  • Aggregate (noun)

    pieces of broken or crushed stone or gravel used to make concrete and in building

    "use aggregate for the first layer when filling the trench"

  • Aggregate (adjective)

    formed or calculated by the combination of several separate elements; total

    "the aggregate amount of grants made"

  • Aggregate (adjective)

    (of a group of species) comprising several very similar species formerly regarded as a single species.

  • Aggregate (adjective)

    denoting the total supply or demand for goods and services in an economy at a particular time.

  • Aggregate (verb)

    form or group into a class or cluster

    "socio-occupational groups aggregate men sharing similar kinds of occupation"

    "the butterflies aggregate in dense groups"

  • Aggregate (verb)

    collect (related items of content) so as to display or link to them

    "tools that aggregate data from all of the security devices are a good first step"

  • Average (noun)

    a number expressing the central or typical value in a set of data, in particular the mode, median, or (most commonly) the mean, which is calculated by dividing the sum of the values in the set by their number

    "the proportion of over-60s is above the EU average of 19 per cent"

  • Average (noun)

    an amount, standard, level, or rate regarded as usual or ordinary

    "underground water reserves are below average"

    "they take about thirty minutes on average"

  • Average (noun)

    the apportionment of financial liability resulting from loss of or damage to a ship or its cargo.

  • Average (noun)

    reduction in the amount payable under an insurance policy, e.g. in respect of partial loss.

  • Average (adjective)

    constituting the result obtained by adding together several amounts and then dividing this total by the number of amounts

    "the average temperature in May was 4°C below normal"

  • Average (adjective)

    of the usual or ordinary amount, standard, level, or rate

    "a woman of average height"

  • Average (adjective)

    having qualities that are seen as typical of a particular person, group, or thing

    "the average lad likes a good night out"

  • Average (adjective)

    mediocre; not very good

    "a very average director making very average movies"

  • Average (verb)

    amount to or achieve as an average rate or amount over a period of time; mean

    "annual inflation averaged 2.4 per cent"

  • Average (verb)

    calculate or estimate the average of

    "they earned only £35 weekly when their seasonal earnings were averaged out"

  • Average (verb)

    result in an even distribution; even out

    "it is reasonable to hope that the results will average out"

  • Average (verb)

    result in an average figure of

    "the cost should average out at about £6 per page"

Oxford Dictionary
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  • Aggregate

    To bring together; to collect into a mass or sum. "The aggregated soil."

  • Aggregate

    To add or unite, as, a person, to an association.

  • Aggregate

    To amount in the aggregate to; as, ten loads, aggregating five hundred bushels.

  • Aggregate (adjective)

    Formed by a collection of particulars into a whole mass or sum; collective.

  • Aggregate (adjective)

    Formed into clusters or groups of lobules; as, aggregate glands.

  • Aggregate (adjective)

    Composed of several florets within a common involucre, as in the daisy; or of several carpels formed from one flower, as in the raspberry.

  • Aggregate (adjective)

    Having the several component parts adherent to each other only to such a degree as to be separable by mechanical means.

  • Aggregate (adjective)

    United into a common organized mass; - said of certain compound animals.

  • Aggregate (noun)

    A mass, assemblage, or sum of particulars; as, a house is an aggregate of stone, brick, timber, etc.

  • Aggregate (noun)

    A mass formed by the union of homogeneous particles; - in distinction from a compound, formed by the union of heterogeneous particles.

  • Average (noun)

    That service which a tenant owed his lord, to be done by the work beasts of the tenant, as the carriage of wheat, turf, etc.

  • Average (noun)

    A tariff or duty on goods, etc.

  • Average (noun)

    A mean proportion, medial sum or quantity, made out of unequal sums or quantities; an arithmetical mean. Thus, if A loses 5 dollars, B 9, and C 16, the sum is 30, and the average 10.

  • Average (noun)

    Any medial estimate or general statement derived from a comparison of diverse specific cases; a medium or usual size, quantity, quality, rate, etc.

  • Average (noun)

    In the English corn trade, the medial price of the several kinds of grain in the principal corn markets.

  • Average (adjective)

    Pertaining to an average or mean; medial; containing a mean proportion; of a mean size, quality, ability, etc.; ordinary; usual; as, an average rate of profit; an average amount of rain; the average Englishman; beings of the average stamp.

  • Average (adjective)

    According to the laws of averages; as, the loss must be made good by average contribution.

  • Average

    To find the mean of, when sums or quantities are unequal; to reduce to a mean.

  • Average

    To divide among a number, according to a given proportion; as, to average a loss.

  • Average

    To do, accomplish, get, etc., on an average.

  • Average (verb)

    To form, or exist in, a mean or medial sum or quantity; to amount to, or to be, on an average; as, the losses of the owners will average twenty five dollars each; these spars average ten feet in length.

Webster Dictionary
  • Aggregate (noun)

    a sum total of many heterogenous things taken together

  • Aggregate (noun)

    the whole amount

  • Aggregate (verb)

    amount in the aggregate to

  • Aggregate (verb)

    gather in a mass, sum, or whole

  • Aggregate (adjective)

    gathered or tending to gather into a mass or whole;

    "aggregate expenses include expenses of all divisions combined for the entire year"

    "the aggregated amount of indebtedness"

  • Aggregate (adjective)

    formed of separate units in a cluster;

    "raspberries are aggregate fruits"

  • Average (noun)

    a statistic describing the location of a distribution;

    "it set the norm for American homes"

  • Average (verb)

    amount to or come to an average, without loss or gain;

    "The number of hours I work per work averages out to 40"

  • Average (verb)

    achieve or reach on average;

    "He averaged a C"

  • Average (verb)

    compute the average of

  • Average (adjective)

    approximating the statistical norm or average or expected value;

    "the average income in New England is below that of the nation"

    "of average height for his age"

    "the mean annual rainfall"

  • Average (adjective)

    lacking special distinction, rank, or status; commonly encountered;

    "average people"

    "the ordinary (or common) man in the street"

  • Average (adjective)

    of no exceptional quality or ability;

    "a novel of average merit"

    "only a fair performance of the sonata"

    "in fair health"

    "the caliber of the students has gone from mediocre to above average"

    "the performance was middling at best"

  • Average (adjective)

    around the middle of a scale of evaluation of physical measures;

    "an orange of average size"

    "intermediate capacity"

    "a plane with intermediate range"

    "medium bombers"

  • Average (adjective)

    relating to or constituting the most frequent value in a distribution;

    "the modal age at which American novelists reach their peak is 30"

  • Average (adjective)

    relating to or constituting the middle value of an ordered set of values (or the average of the middle two in an even-numbered set);

    "the median value of 17, 20, and 36 is 20"

    "the median income for the year was $15,000"

Princeton's WordNet

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