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il medio vs la media

What is the difference?

January 3, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/giuliap

It depends on the context, but usually "il medio" means middle, something in between (for example "il dito medio" is the middle finger), while la media is the average. However, la media could mean middle if it refers to a feminine noun.

January 4, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Elena18

Wow- still very confusing, but thanks for your answer! :) Hopefully, we will get it with practice & through seeing lots of examples! Grazie

March 30, 2013

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