I. WORDS EXPRESSING ABSTRACT RELATIONS

III. QUANTITY

2. COMPARATIVE QUANTITY

Mean.

[Nouns] mean, medium, intermedium, average, balance, mediocrity, generality; median, mode; golden mean (mid-course) [more]; middle [more]; compromise [more]; middle course, middle state; neutrality.

[Verbs] split the difference; take the average; reduce to a mean; strike a balance, pair off.

[Adjectives] mean, intermediate; middle [more]; average; neutral; mediocre, middle-class; commonplace (unimportant) [more].

[Adverbs] on an average, in the long run; taking one with another, taking all things together, taking it for all in all; communibus annis, in round numbers.

[Phrases] medium tenuere beati.

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