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Commonly encountered; usual:
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  1. Commonly encountered; usual:
  2. Occurring in the usual course of events; usual and normal.
  3. Customary; usual; regular; normal
Designating or of a solution which contains an amount of the dissolved substance chemically equivalent to one gram atom of hydrogen per liter of solution
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  1. Designating or of a solution which contains an amount of the dissolved substance chemically equivalent to one gram atom of hydrogen per liter of solution
  2. Conforming with or constituting an accepted standard, model, or pattern; esp., corresponding to the median or average of a large group in type, appearance, achievement, function, development, etc.; natural; usual; standard; regular
  3. Conforming with, adhering to, or constituting a norm, standard, pattern, level, or type; typical:
A substance, such as agar, in which bacteria or other microorganisms are grown for scientific purposes.
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  1. A substance, such as agar, in which bacteria or other microorganisms are grown for scientific purposes.
  2. Occurring or being between two degrees, amounts, or quantities; intermediate:
  3. A substance that makes possible the transfer of energy from one location to another, especially through waves. For example, matter of sufficient density can be a medium for sound waves, which transfer mechanical energy.
Of ordinary or undistinguished quality.
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  1. Of ordinary or undistinguished quality.
  2. Neither very good nor very bad; ordinary; average
(Mathematics) A number that typifies a set of numbers, such as a geometric mean or an arithmetic mean.
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  1. (Mathematics) A number that typifies a set of numbers, such as a geometric mean or an arithmetic mean.
  2. A method, a course of action, or an instrument by which an act can be accomplished or an end achieved.
  3. (Logic) The middle term in a syllogism.
(Mathematics) The point of a line segment or curvilinear arc that divides it into two parts of the same length.
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  1. (Mathematics) The point of a line segment or curvilinear arc that divides it into two parts of the same length.
  2. A point at or close to the middle or center, or equally distant from the ends
A degree or level of requirement, excellence, or attainment:
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  1. A degree or level of requirement, excellence, or attainment:
  2. Something, such as a practice or a product, that is widely recognized or employed, especially because of its excellence.
  3. Any upright object used as a support, often a part of the thing it supports; supporting piece; base; stand
An indentation in either end of such a piece in which the pin fits
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  1. An indentation in either end of such a piece in which the pin fits
  2. A point or place that is equally distant from the sides or outer boundaries of something; the middle:
  3. A person, object, or group occupying a middle position.
The average of the two middle numbers, when such a sequence has an even number of values. For example, in the sequence 4, 8, 10, 56, the median is 9 (the average of 8 and 10).
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  1. The average of the two middle numbers, when such a sequence has an even number of values. For example, in the sequence 4, 8, 10, 56, the median is 9 (the average of 8 and 10).
  2. An artery, vein, nerve, etc. in the middle of the body or along the imaginary plane that bisects the body into the right and left halves
  3. (Statistics) The middle value in a distribution, above and below which lie an equal number of values.
A standard of conduct that should or must be followed
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  1. A standard of conduct that should or must be followed
  2. A pattern of behavior considered acceptable or proper by a social group:
  3. A standard or expectation that is established for a given enterprise or effort:
The middle part of the human body; the waist.
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  1. The middle part of the human body; the waist.
  2. (Logic) A middle term.
  3. Something intermediate between extremes:
(Mathematics) A perpendicular, especially a perpendicular to a line tangent to a plane curve or to a plane tangent to a space curve.
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  1. (Mathematics) A perpendicular, especially a perpendicular to a line tangent to a plane curve or to a plane tangent to a space curve.
  2. The usual, expected, or standard state, form, amount, or degree:
  3. The usual or expected state, form, amount, or degree.
A statute or regulation governing the court process:
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  1. A statute or regulation governing the court process:
  2. A generalized statement that describes what is true in most or all cases:
  3. An established or prescribed standard for action; an authoritative principal; the general norm for conduct in a specific kind of situation; a principle, standard, or regulation that governs the internal workings of a court or an agency. An established or prescribed standard for action; an authoritative principal; the general norm for conduct in a specific kind of situation; a principle, standard, or regulation that governs the internal workings of a court or an agency.
The established value of a monetary unit expressed in terms of a monetary unit of another country using the same metal standard.
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  1. The established value of a monetary unit expressed in terms of a monetary unit of another country using the same metal standard.
  2. (Golf) The number of strokes established as a skillful score for any given hole or for a whole course
  3. The average or normal state, condition, degree, etc.
Ordinary persons, things, or events.
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  1. Ordinary persons, things, or events.
The comparative relation between parts, things, or elements with respect to size, amount, degree, etc.; ratio
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  1. The comparative relation between parts, things, or elements with respect to size, amount, degree, etc.; ratio
  2. A part or amount considered in relation to a whole:
  3. Size, degree, or extent relative to a standard
An amount, such as an allowance, duty, or commission, that varies in proportion to a larger sum, such as total sales:
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  1. An amount, such as an allowance, duty, or commission, that varies in proportion to a larger sum, such as total sales:
  2. A proportion or share in relation to a whole; a part:
  3. Any number or amount, as of interest, tax, etc., stated in percent
(--- Obs.) A stick with cross notches representing the amount of a debt owing or paid: usually the stick was split lengthwise, half for the debtor and half for the creditor
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  1. (--- Obs.) A stick with cross notches representing the amount of a debt owing or paid: usually the stick was split lengthwise, half for the debtor and half for the creditor
  2. A reckoning, score, or amount:
  3. Any number of objects used as a unit in counting
The mineral materials, such as sand or stone, used in making concrete.
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  1. The mineral materials, such as sand or stone, used in making concrete.
  2. A group or mass of distinct things gathered into, or considered as, a total or whole
  3. A total considered with reference to its constituent parts; a gross amount:
To find a compromise between two conflicting things.
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  1. To find a compromise between two conflicting things.
To consider, treat, or depict as equal or equivalent:
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  1. To consider, treat, or depict as equal or equivalent:
  2. To result in:
  3. To be or seem to be equal; correspond.
To make equal; to cause to correspond in amount or degree.
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  1. To make equal; to cause to correspond in amount or degree.
  2. To constitute or induce equality, equilibrium, or balance.
  3. To compensate for or correct (varying frequency response characteristics) in recording, playback, etc.
To join two people into a relationship.
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  1. To join two people into a relationship.
  2. (Intransitive, politics, dated) To agree with one of the opposite party or opinion to abstain from voting on specified questions or issues.
Something having a position, quality, or condition midway between extremes; a medium.
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  1. Something having a position, quality, or condition midway between extremes; a medium.
  2. The average value of a set of numbers.
  3. (Mathematics) A number that typifies a set of numbers, such as a geometric mean or an arithmetic mean.
A median number, point, or line
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  1. A median number, point, or line
  2. An artery, vein, nerve, etc. in the middle of the body or along the imaginary plane that bisects the body into the right and left halves
  3. The average of the two middle numbers, when such a sequence has an even number of values. For example, in the sequence 4, 8, 10, 56, the median is 9 (the average of 8 and 10).
(Physics) A substance that propagates energy or signals through space via changes in its own state:
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  1. (Physics) A substance that propagates energy or signals through space via changes in its own state:
  2. Something, such as an intermediate course of action, that occupies a position or represents a condition midway between extremes.
  3. A middle state or degree; mean
Such a standard of achievement as represented by the median or average achievement of a large group
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  1. Such a standard of achievement as represented by the median or average achievement of a large group
  2. A standard, model, or pattern for a group
  3. (Mathematics) An average.
(Sports) The number of golf strokes considered necessary to complete a hole or course in expert play.
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  1. (Sports) The number of golf strokes considered necessary to complete a hole or course in expert play.
  2. The average or normal state, condition, degree, etc.
  3. An amount or level considered to be average; a standard:
Adequate to satisfy a need, requirement, or standard; satisfactory:
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  1. Adequate to satisfy a need, requirement, or standard; satisfactory:
  2. Satisfactory but not superior; passable:
  3. Worth accepting; satisfactory or, sometimes, merely adequate
Sufficient to satisfy a requirement or meet a need.
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  1. Sufficient to satisfy a requirement or meet a need.
  2. Enough or good enough for what is required or needed; sufficient; suitable
  3. Barely satisfactory; acceptable but not remarkable
In good physical or mental condition; healthy or untroubled:
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  1. In good physical or mental condition; healthy or untroubled:
  2. (Informal) Certainly
  3. In satisfactory or acceptable condition
Of or relating to the community as a whole; public:
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  1. Of or relating to the community as a whole; public:
  2. Widespread; prevalent:
  3. Not distinguished by superior or noteworthy characteristics; average:
Fairly good; acceptable; satisfactory:
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  1. Fairly good; acceptable; satisfactory:
  2. Fair and kind
  3. Characterized by conformity to recognized standards of propriety or morality:
Just to all parties; equitable:
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  1. Just to all parties; equitable:
  2. Consistent with rules, logic, or ethics:
  3. Being in accordance with relative merit or significance:
(Of hair) Somewhat fair
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  1. (Of hair) Somewhat fair
  2. Of moderate size, quality etc
  3. Moderately good, well, large, etc.
Considerable; goodly.
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  1. Considerable; goodly.
  2. Somewhat large or big; goodly.
  3. Rather good than the contrary; not actually bad; tolerable.
Being within reasonable limits; not excessive or extreme:
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  1. Being within reasonable limits; not excessive or extreme:
  2. Not violent or subject to extremes; mild or calm; temperate:
  3. Opposed to radical or extreme views or measures, especially in politics or religion.
  1. Tolerable; satisfactory; adequate.
  2. That may be passed or traversed.
  3. Satisfactory or barely satisfactory for the purpose; adequate
Fairly large in size, number, or amount
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  1. Fairly large in size, number, or amount
  2. Good enough to be seen, used, etc.; presentable
  3. Conforming to socially acceptable behavior, attitudes, taste, etc.; proper; correct
Good enough to fulfill a need, wish, requirement, etc.; satisfying or adequate
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  1. Good enough to fulfill a need, wish, requirement, etc.; satisfying or adequate
  2. Done to satisfaction; adequate or sufficient
  3. Giving satisfaction sufficient to meet a demand or requirement; adequate.
(Archaic) Competent; qualified.
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  1. (Archaic) Competent; qualified.
  2. Competent; well-qualified; able
  3. As much as is needed; equal to what is specified or required; enough
Fairly good; passable
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  1. Fairly good; passable
  2. In fair health; passably well.
  3. Capable of being tolerated; endurable:
Fairly healthy:
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  1. Fairly healthy:
  2. In proper or satisfactory operational or working order:
  3. In good health or a good emotional state
Neat in personal appearance, ways, etc.; orderly
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  1. Neat in personal appearance, ways, etc.; orderly
  2. (Informal) Adequate; satisfactory:
  3. Given to keeping things clean and in order:
Widespread; prevalent:
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  1. Widespread; prevalent:
  2. Widely existing; general; prevalent
  3. Unrefined or coarse in manner; vulgar:
Uninteresting; unremarkable:
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  1. Uninteresting; unremarkable:
  2. Neither new nor interesting; obvious or ordinary
  3. Ordinary; common:
Not limited to or dealing with one class of things; diversified:
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  1. Not limited to or dealing with one class of things; diversified:
  2. Existing or occurring extensively; common; widespread
  3. Being usually the case; true or applicable in most instances but not all:
Designating or of a solution which contains an amount of the dissolved substance chemically equivalent to one gram atom of hydrogen per liter of solution
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  1. Designating or of a solution which contains an amount of the dissolved substance chemically equivalent to one gram atom of hydrogen per liter of solution
  2. Conforming with, adhering to, or constituting a norm, standard, pattern, level, or type; typical:
  3. Conforming with or constituting an accepted standard, model, or pattern; esp., corresponding to the median or average of a large group in type, appearance, achievement, function, development, etc.; natural; usual; standard; regular
Customary; usual; regular; normal
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  1. Customary; usual; regular; normal
  2. Occurring in the usual course of events; usual and normal.
  3. Familiar; unexceptional; common; average
Conforming with what usually happens:
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  1. Conforming with what usually happens:
  2. Of the nature of, constituting, or serving as a type; emblematic.
  3. Having or showing the characteristics, qualities, etc. of a kind, class, or group so fully as to be a representative example
Commonly encountered, experienced, or observed:
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  1. Commonly encountered, experienced, or observed:
  2. In conformity with regular practice or procedure:
  3. Such as is in common or ordinary use; such as is most often seen, heard, used, etc.; common; ordinary; customary
Of or relating to the community as a whole; public:
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  1. Of or relating to the community as a whole; public:
  2. Widespread; prevalent:
  3. Unrefined or coarse in manner; vulgar:
Uninteresting; unremarkable:
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  1. Uninteresting; unremarkable:
  2. Neither new nor interesting; obvious or ordinary
  3. Ordinary; common:
(Idiomatic) decided, set, settled, not open to change
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  1. (Idiomatic) decided, set, settled, not open to change
  2. (Idiomatic) simple, straightforward, clear, or certain
  3. Ordinary; routine:
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  1. Closely following a formula or predictable pattern; imitative, not original.
  2. Consisting of, or made or expressed according to, a formula or formulas
Ordinary; commonplace
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  1. Ordinary; commonplace
  2. Of, suitable to, or used in a garden:
  3. Provided with open areas and greenery:
Ordinary; commonplace
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  1. Ordinary; commonplace
  2. Common; unremarkable:
  3. (Idiomatic) Ordinary, common, or unexceptional.
Not particularly good or bad, large or small, right or wrong, etc.; fair, average, etc.
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  1. Not particularly good or bad, large or small, right or wrong, etc.; fair, average, etc.
  2. Capable of developing in various ways, as the cells of an embryo that are not yet specialized; undifferentiated
  3. Having no particular interest or concern; apathetic:
Of ordinary or undistinguished quality.
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  1. Of ordinary or undistinguished quality.
  2. Neither very good nor very bad; ordinary; average
Commonly encountered; usual:
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  1. Commonly encountered; usual:
  2. (Law) Having direct authority to decide a case, rather than being delegated that power, as a judge.
  3. Familiar; unexceptional; common; average
Not of high rank or position; such as characterizes the common people; ordinary
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  1. Not of high rank or position; such as characterizes the common people; ordinary
  2. Common in rank or station; average; ordinary:
  3. An extensive, relatively level area of land. Plains are present on all continents except Antarctica and are most often located in the interior regions. Because they can occur at almost any altitude or latitude, plains can be humid and forested, semiarid and grass-covered, or arid.
Having the nature of, using, or by routine
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  1. Having the nature of, using, or by routine
  2. Habitual; regular:
  3. Ordinary with nothing to distinguish it from all the others.
Alternative spelling of run-of-the-mill.
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  1. Alternative spelling of run-of-the-mill.
  2. Not special; ordinary; average
  3. (Idiomatic) ordinary; not special.
(Linguistics) Conforming to models or norms of usage admired by educated speakers and writers:
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  1. (Linguistics) Conforming to models or norms of usage admired by educated speakers and writers:
  2. Widely recognized or employed as a model of authority or excellence:
  3. Normal, familiar, or usual:
A plant or stem onto which a graft is made.
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  1. A plant or stem onto which a graft is made.
  2. Kept regularly in stock:
  3. Of the nature of something kept in stock; common, ordinary, hackneyed, or trite
Lacking particularly good qualities; mediocre:
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  1. Lacking particularly good qualities; mediocre:
  2. Marked by no peculiar quality; not distinguished; ordinary:
  3. Not separated from others into categories.
Not varying from a norm; usual.
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  1. Not varying from a norm; usual.
  2. Not subject to exceptions; absolute.
  3. Not exceptional; not uncommon or unusual; ordinary
  1. Not remarkable.
  2. Lacking distinction; ordinary.

Synonym Study

  • Norm implies a standard of average performance for a given group a child below the norm for his age in reading comprehension
  • the average is 74
  • The median is the middle number or point in a series arranged in order of size the median grade in the group 50, 55, 85, 88, 92 is 85
  • Mean commonly designates a figure intermediate between two extremes the mean temperature for a day with a high of 56⅓⅓⅓⅓⅓° and a low of 34⅓⅓⅓⅓⅓° is 45⅓⅓⅓⅓⅓° and figuratively implies moderation the golden mean
  • Average refers to the result obtained by dividing a sum by the number of quantities added the average of 7, 9, 17 is 33 #divide 3, or 11 and in extended use is applied to the usual or ordinary kind, instance, etc.
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