# Mean+average

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**Mean width**— In geometry, the mean width is a measure of dimension length of the size a body; see Hadwiger s theorem for more about the available measures of bodies. In n dimensions, one has to consider (n − 1) dimensional hyperplanes perpendicular to a given …92

**average**— [[t]æ̱vərɪʤ[/t]] ♦♦ averages, averaging, averaged 1) N COUNT An average is the result that you get when you add two or more numbers together and divide the total by the number of numbers you added together. Take the average of those ratios and… …93

**mean**— I. verb (meant; meaning) Etymology: Middle English menen, from Old English mǣnan; akin to Old High German meinen to have in mind, Old Church Slavic měniti to mention Date: before 12th century transitive verb 1. a. to have in the mind as a purpose …94

**Mean time to recovery**— For other uses, see MTTR (disambiguation). Mean time to recovery (MTTR)[1][2] is the average time that a device will take to recover from any failure. Examples of such devices range from self resetting fuses (where the MTTR would be very short,… …95

**average**— A mean proportion, medial sum or quantity, made out of unequal sums or quantities. Brisendine v. Skousen Bros., 48 Ariz. 416, 62 P.2d 326, 329. In ordinary usage the term signifies the mean between two or more quantities, measures, or numbers. If …96

**average**— A mean proportion, medial sum or quantity, made out of unequal sums or quantities. Brisendine v. Skousen Bros., 48 Ariz. 416, 62 P.2d 326, 329. In ordinary usage the term signifies the mean between two or more quantities, measures, or numbers. If …97

**mean**— I verb 1) flashing lights mean the road is blocked Syn: signify, convey, denote, designate, indicate, connote, show, express, spell out; stand for, represent, symbolize; imply, suggest, intimate, hint at, insinuate …98

**Mean free time**— Molecules in a fluid constantly collide off each other. The mean free time of a molecule in a fluid is the average time between collisions. The mean free path of the molecule is the product of the average speed and the mean free time. These… …99

**mean**— /mi:n/ adjective average ● The mean annual increase in sales is 3.20%. ♦ mean price the average price of a share in a day’s trading ■ noun the average or number calculated by adding several quantities together and dividing by the number of… …100

**mean free path**— Physics, Chem. (in a collection of moving particles)the average distance that a particle travels between successive collisions with other particles. * * * ▪ physics average distance an object will move between collisions. The actual… …