What does the word median mean?

Usage examples for median

  1. In color and color pattern, the two subspecies are, to me, indistinguishable except that the black patch on the nape is less widely and less definitely separated into two parts by a median, longitudinal, band of buffy color. – Mammals Obtained by Dr. Curt von Wedel from the Barrier Beach of Tamaulipas, Mexico by E. Raymond Hall
  2. He's heading for the median. – Code Three by Rick Raphael
  3. In addition to the fact, that the carotid arteries lie farther apart from each other and from the median place- viz. – Surgical Anatomy by Joseph Maclise