promediar
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promediar(
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meh
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dyahr
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (mathematics)
a. to average out
Tras promediar las notas de los alumnos, les informé que habían aprobado todos.After averaging out the students' grades, I told them they all had passed.
b. to work out the average of
Para que el resultado sea fiable, hay que promediar los datos de la última década.In order for the result to be reliable, we have to work out the average of the figures for the last decade.
2. (to show an average of)
a. to average
Las temperaturas en la ciudad en verano promedian los 38ºC.Temperatures in the city in summer average 38ºC.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (to reach the midpoint)
a. to be halfway through
Al promediar la mañana escuchamos disparos.It was halfway through the morning when we heard gunshots.
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promediar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (mathematics)
a. to average out
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promediar
transitive verb
1 (Matemáticas) to work out the average of; average (out)
2 (tener un promedio de) to average
la producción promedia 100 barriles diarios production averages 100 barrels a day
intransitive verb
1 (mediar) to mediate;entre between
2
promediaba el mes it was halfway through the month; antes de promediar el mes before the month is halfway through
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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