mode

Definition

An average found by determining the most frequent value in a group of values.

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I started the compute run safe mode, so it would load all of my programs and would not have the virus attached to it.

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When looking at recent sales figures, Bob was surprised to realize the mode indicated that their least costly item was in fact their most popular.

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My boss gave me a long document containing reviews of our services written by our customers; in order to find out what the most popular complaint was , I assigned a number to each category of complaints and then analyzed the numbers to find the mode. It's sad to say that the number 5 was the most frequent of all numbers and it meant that our customers hated the price for our services.

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