Definition of geometric mean in English:

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geometric mean

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noun

The central number in a geometric progression (e.g., 9 in 3, 9, 27), also calculable as the nth root of a product of n numbers.
Example sentences
  • It is easy to see that the medial and the binomial are closely related to the geometric mean and the arithmetic mean respectively.
  • In addition, presenting arithmetic means while comparing geometric means statistically can only encourage misinterpretation.
  • The effects of the legislation were summarised as relative rates and ratios of geometric means, with 95% confidence intervals.

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Syllabification: ge·o·met·ric mean

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