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the amount, level, standard etc that is typical of a group of people or things
an average standard or level
maths an amount that is calculated by adding several numbers together and dividing the total by the original number of things that you added together
the principle that if something with more than one possible result happens enough times, the result that you want is certain to happen at some time
to usually do, have, involve etc a particular level or amount
to have a particular number or amount as an average
formal based on calculations that show the average amount for each person affected
for each person
an average number or amount
a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time
to give someone more control over their life or more power to do something
an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners
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