Mediator vs Median - What's the difference?

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Median is a related term of mediator.

Mediator is a related term of median.


As nouns the difference between mediator and median

is that mediator is one who negotiates between parties seeking mutual agreement while median is .

As a adjective median is

situated in the middle; central, intermediate.

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mediator

English

Alternative forms

* mediatour (obsolete)

Noun

(en noun)
  • One who negotiates between parties seeking mutual agreement
  • Synonyms

    * negotiator

    median

    English

    (wikipedia median)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • * , II.3:
  • Why is not our jugular or throat-veine as much at our command as the mediane ?
  • * , II.5.2:
  • The Greeks prescribe the median or middle vein to be opened, and so much blood to be taken away as the patient may well spare, and the cut that is made must be wide enough.
  • (statistics) The quantity or value at the midpoint of a set of values, such that the variable is equally likely to fall above or below it; the middle value of a discrete series arranged in magnitude (or the mean of the middle two terms when there is an even number of terms).
  • (US) The median strip; the area separating two lanes of opposite-direction traffic.
  • Synonyms

    * (median strip) central reservation

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Situated in the middle; central, intermediate.
  • (anatomy, botany) In the middle of an organ, structure etc.; towards the median plane of an organ or limb.
  • (statistics) Having the median as its value.
  • Derived terms

    * median line * median strip

    See also

    * average * mean * mode

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