Common

Used to describe words, signs and symbols, patterns of spelling and grammatical constructions that occur frequently in the learner`s everyday experiences. Also, units, measures, instruments, tools, etc. that are widely used in everyday life in non-specialist contexts

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Waters:Most varieties breed in the saltWaters of the Atlantic near the coast of Bermuda. The eggs then float their way back towards Europe where they hatch (becoming elvers) along the coast and wriggle their way inland by rivers and streams till they reach the ponds, bogs, and swamps which are their homes. Eels live in these ponds and streams for about ten years before swimming back out toward the Atlantic where they spawn and then die. Description (in water): This long, snakelike fish has a smo…...

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[liturgy] The common or common of saints (Latin: commune sanctorum) is a part of the Christian liturgy that consists of texts common to an entire category of saints, such as apostles or martyrs. The term is used in contrast to the ordinary, which is that part of the liturgy that is reasonably constant, or at least selected without regard to...
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[adj] - common to or shared by two or more parties 2. [adj] - to be expected 3. [adj] - of or associated with the great masses of people 4. [adj] - being or characteristic of or appropriate to everyday language 5. [adj] - commonly encountered 6. [adj] - belonging to or participated in by a community as a whole 7. [adj]
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A term used to indicate the return path for a signal, or a fixed point against which measurements are taken. It is important to realize that the use of this term does not necessarily indicate that it is itself at a low potential. For example, the common on an un-isolated drive will be at mains potential and must not be grounded.
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Common land is land which is either subject to rights of common or open waste land. Rights of common include a right to pasture, to fish (piscary), to cut turf (turbary) and to take wood (estovers) but they all share the characteristic that something is taken from the land. A town or village green is different in that it usually describes land over...
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Com'mon adjective [ Compar. Commoner ; superl. Commonest .] [ Middle English commun , comon , Old French comun , French commun , from Latin communis ; com- + munis ready to be of service...
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Com'mon noun 1. The people; the community. [ Obsolete] 'The weal o' the common .' Shak. 2. An inclosed or uninclosed tract of ground for pleasure, for pasturage, etc., the use of which belongs to the public; or to a number of persons. 3. (Law) The right o...
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Com'mon intransitive verb 1. To converse together; to discourse; to confer. [ Obsolete] « Embassadors were sent upon both parts, and divers means of entreaty were commoned of. Grafton. » 2. To participate. [ Obsolete] Sir T. More. 3. To hav...
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mutual adjective common to or shared by two or more parties; `a common friend`; `the mutual interests of management and labor`
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plebeian adjective of or associated with the great masses of people; `the common people in those days suffered greatly`; `behavior that branded him as common`; `his square plebeian nose`; `a vulgar and objectionable person`; `the unwashed masses`
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usual adjective commonly encountered; `a common (or familiar) complaint`; `the usual greeting`
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vernacular adjective being or characteristic of or appropriate to everyday language; `common parlance`; `a vernacular term`; `vernacular speakers`; `the vulgar tongue of the masses`; `the technical and vulgar names for an animal species`
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adjective to be expected; standard; `common decency`
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• (v. i.) To have a joint right with others in common ground. • (v.) Belonging or relating equally, or similarly, to more than one; as, you and I have a common interest in the property. • (n.) The right of taking a profit in the land of another, in common either with the owner or with other persons; -- so called from the community of...
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COMMON is the largest association of users of IBM midrange computers and IBM-compatible technology in the world. The users` group is a private, not-for-profit organization that provides education, tools, resources and networking opportunities for IBM System i users, especially those lacking experience. == Financial problems == The Late-2000s rece....
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Common

Common is slang for common sense.
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Common

Common is slang for common sense.
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a quatrain that rhymes abab and alternates four-stress and three-stress iambic lines (each pair equivalent to a single line of 14 syllables), the metre of the hymn and the ballad. An example is 'Sir Patrick Spence.' Short or half measure consists of a six-stress, 12-syllable line split into two three-stress, trimeter lines. Long measure has eight-s...
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An ordinary plain-appearing horse
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[rapper] Lonnie Rashid Lynn, Jr. (born March 13, 1972), better known by his stage name Common (formerly Common Sense), is an American hip hop recording artist and actor from Chicago, Illinois. Common debuted in 1992, with the album Can I Borrow a Dollar? and maintained a significant underground following into the late 1990s, after which he ...
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area of land within a manor where its tenants or those of other manors had the right to graze livestock (R 165); right of occupiers of ancient forest tenements (all others being purprestures), of neighbouring townships by ancient custom, and of other persons given license, to graze forest herbage (q.v.). Four types of common were defined in Common...
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area of land within a manor where its tenants or those of other manors had the right to graze livestock (R 165); right of occupiers of ancient forest tenements (all others being purprestures), of neighbouring townships by ancient custom, and of other persons given license, to graze forest herbage (q.v.). Four types of common were defined in Common ...
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Coffee of ordinary and average quality.
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[horse] Common (1888–1912) was a British Thoroughbred racehorse and sire. In a career that lasted from May to September 1891 he ran five times and won four races. He became the fifth, and the most lighty-raced horse to win the English Triple Crown by winning the 2000 Guineas at Newmarket, the Derby at Epsom and the St Leger at Doncaster. ...
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