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Median

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.

median

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

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Surfacing works within the central reserve for the barrier foundation.
The Central Reserve Bank of Peru aims to keep inflation within a band of 1 to 3 percent.
A Highways Agency spokesman said: "Our current proposal is to remove the road lighting columns on the M62 between Junction 23 and 25 from the central reserve as they are reaching the end of their serviceable life.
According to reporter, Paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has now started training its men under a seven-point special operation procedure (SOP), approved by Indian Home Ministry, this year in March.
The videographers and photojournalists, who were covering the protests, said that the Indian Central Reserve Police Force personnel harassed and abused them.
Meanwhile, media reports said that after the elections, the newly deployed additional companies of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) would take part in joint operations of Indian army and police in the territory.
Summary: Pulwama (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Jun 17 (ANI): Terrorists lobbed a grenade at the headquarters of 180 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) battalion camp in Tral sub-district of Pulwama late on Monday evening.
Summary: Udhampur (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], June 12 (ANI): Major fire broke out here on Wednesday morning at the district police lines, the area sectored under Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF).
Summary: Sukma (Chhattisgarh)[India], June 7 (ANI): Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel carried an ailing 13-year-old on a cot for 8 kilometres from his village to a camp in Kondasawali.
Summary: Pulwama (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], May 21 (ANI): Terrorists on Tuesday evening hurled grenade at a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) post situated at State Bank of India (SBI) in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district.
Summary: East Midnapore (West Bengal) [India], May 10 (ANI): A team of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel conducted route march here on Friday, two days before the constituency is slated to go to polls in the sixth phase of the Lok Sabha elections on May 12.

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