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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. mean: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  2. mean: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  3. mean, Mean: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  4. mean: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  5. mean: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  6. mean: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Mean: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  8. mean: All About Homonyms [home, info]
  9. mean: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  10. mean: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  11. mean: Rhymezone [home, info]
  12. mean: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  13. Mean: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Mean, Mean (statistics), Mean (song), Mean (disambiguation), Mean (average), Mean (album), Mean (Taylor Swift song), Mean (Statistics), Mean (Montrose album), MEAN, MEAN (solution stack), MEAN (software bundle): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  15. mean: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  16. mean: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. mean, Mean: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. mean (v.), mean (n.), mean (adj.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  19. mean: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  20. mean: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  21. mean: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  22. mean: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  23. mean, MEAN: Wiktionary [home, info]
  24. mean: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  25. mean, Mean: Wordnik [home, info]
  26. mean, mean, mean: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  27. mean: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  28. mean: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  29. mean, mean, mean: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  30. mean, mean, mean: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  31. mean: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. MEAN: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]
  2. mean: Dictionary of Philosophical Terms and Names [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (15 matching dictionaries)
  1. mean: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]
  2. Mean (or arithmetic mean): Accounting, Business Studies and Economics Dictionary [home, info]
  3. mean, Mean (statistics), Mean (mathematics): Financial dictionary [home, info]
  4. mean, Mean (statistics), Mean (mathematics): Legal dictionary [home, info]
  5. Mean: Comprehensive Financial [home, info]
  6. Mean: Investopedia [home, info]
  7. MEAN: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  8. Mean: Deardorff's Glossary of International Economics [home, info]
  9. Mean: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  10. Mean: Bloomberg Financial Glossary [home, info]
  11. Mean: bizterms.net [home, info]
  12. MEAN: Accounting Glossary [home, info]
  13. mean: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  14. mean: Webster's New World Finance & Investment Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Mean: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. mean, Mean (statistics), Mean (mathematics): Encyclopedia [home, info]
  2. mean: Dictionary of Algorithms and Data Structures [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. Mean: WeMove Glossary of Terms [home, info]
  2. mean, Mean (statistics), Mean (mathematics): Medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. mean: Dictionary of Cancer Terms [home, info]
  4. Mean: AIDS Medical Glossary and Drug Chart [home, info]
  5. mean: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (7 matching dictionaries)
  1. mean: Idioms [home, info]
  2. MEAN: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  3. mean: A Brief Critical Dictionary of Education [home, info]
  4. MEAN: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  5. mean: Sound-Alike Words [home, info]
  6. mean: Encyclopedia of Graphic Symbols [home, info]
  7. mean: Sociology [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. MEAN: Irivng Hexham's Concise Dictionary of Religion [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (9 matching dictionaries)
  1. mean: FOLDOP - Free On Line Dictionary Of Philosophy [home, info]
  2. Mean: Fundamental Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences [home, info]
  3. mean, mean, mean, mean: PlanetMath Encyclopedia [home, info]
  4. Mean: The Computational Beauty of Nature [home, info]
  5. mean: MATH SPOKEN HERE! [home, info]
  6. Mean: Internet Glossary of Statistical Terms [home, info]
  7. Mean: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]
  8. Mean: Bird On! [home, info]
  9. mean: Archaeology Wordsmith [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (8 matching dictionaries)
  1. mean: Schlumberger Oilfield Glossary [home, info]
  2. Mean: National Weather Service Glossary [home, info]
  3. MEAN: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]
  4. Mean: Explosives [home, info]
  5. mean: Glossary of Meteorology [home, info]
  6. Mean: Dairy Glossary [home, info]
  7. Mean: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  8. Mean: Glossary of Air Pollution Terms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (mean)

noun:  an average of n numbers computed by adding some function of the numbers and dividing by some function of n
verb:  have a specified degree of importance ("My ex-husband means nothing to me")
verb:  destine or designate for a certain purpose ("These flowers were meant for you")
verb:  denote or connote ("`maison' means `house' in French")
verb:  mean or intend to express or convey ("You never understand what I mean!")
verb:  have in mind as a purpose ("I mean no harm")
verb:  have as a logical consequence ("The water shortage means that we have to stop taking long showers")
verb:  intend to refer to ("Yes, I meant you when I complained about people who gossip!")
adjective:  excellent ("Famous for a mean backhand")
adjective:  used of persons or behavior; characterized by or indicative of lack of generosity ("A mean person")
adjective:  characterized by malice ("In a mean mood")
adjective:  having or showing an ignoble lack of honor or morality ("Taking a mean advantage")
adjective:  marked by poverty befitting a beggar ("A mean hut")
adjective:  used of sums of money; so small in amount as to deserve contempt
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #25319)

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