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In a data set, the value that half the data points fall below and half the data points fall above. It is used along with the mean; it is not as influenced by extreme values as the mean.


The middle number of a series. See also mean, which includes examples.

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Durante su jefatura, el director tiene la obligacion de presidir el Consejo de Administracion, ademas de participar en las reuniones del Consejo de Gobernadores y llevar a cabo la gestion corriente del MEDE.
Mede reports that the services provided by the human resources department are part of its basic responsibilities to the chain and its employees.
Liverani's approach, with which the reviewer is entirely sympathetic, is to assess the Medes against the model of the earlier structure that pertains to their origins (i.
In 550 BC, a group of Aryans, Persians, led by Cyrus, overthrew the Medes and established Achaemenian government.
Rousey, who has fought three times in just a period of six months, is the subject of speculation as the stand-in fighter for the cancelled UFC 176 bout on August 6 pitting Aldo and Medes.
Adah's main argument is that when Neo-Assyrian and Neo-Babylonian royal scribes referred to contemporary enemies, the Cimmerians and Medes, as Umman-manda they were alluding to The Cuthean Legend of Naram-Sin, an influential literary text first attested in the early second millennium.
585BC: A timely total eclipse of the sun decided the Battle of Mesopotamia between Medes (now Iran) and Lydia (now Turkey).
The winning trophy was lifted by Medes house on a count back of individual race results after tying with Hebrews on 118 points.
And Cosmonaut Games' "Dive: The Medes Island Secret" has sold worldwide via the Nintendo Wii platform after attracting some marketing coin from Catalan state Costa Brava and Gerona Tourism Board, since the game centers on the region's Medes Islands.