Commodore Common-law

Common

Meanings and phrases

common

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. belonging to or participated in by a community as a whole; public
  2. having no special distinction or quality; widely known or commonly encountered; average or ordinary or usual
  3. common to or shared by two or more parties; mutual
  4. commonly encountered; usual
  5. being or characteristic of or appropriate to everyday language; vernacular; vulgar
  6. of or associated with the great masses of people; plebeian; vulgar; unwashed
  7. lacking refinement or cultivation or taste; coarse; rough-cut; uncouth; vulgar
  8. of low or inferior quality or value; - Shakespeare; coarse
  9. to be expected; standard

common

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area; park; commons; green

Book of Common Prayer

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the Anglican service book of the Church of England; has had several revisions since the Reformation and is widely admired for the dignity and beauty of its language

Common Era

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. of the period coinciding with the Christian era; preferred by some writers who are not Christians; CE; C.E.

Common Market

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members; European Union; EU; European Community; EC; European Economic Community; EEC; Europe

Common era

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the time period beginning with the supposed year of Christ's birth; Christian era

common American shad

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. shad of Atlantic coast of North America; naturalized to Pacific coast; Alosa sapidissima

common European ash

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tall ash of Europe to the Caucasus having leaves shiny dark-green above and pale downy beneath; European ash; Fraxinus excelsior

common European dogwood

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. European deciduous shrub turning red in autumn having dull white flowers; red dogwood; blood-twig; pedwood; Cornus sanguinea

common European earwig

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. sometimes destructive to cultivated bulbs; Forficula auricularia

common European jay

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fawn-colored jay with black-and-white crest and blue-and-black wings; Garullus garullus

common St John 's wort

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. deciduous bushy Eurasian shrub with golden yellow flowers and reddish-purple fruits from which a soothing salve is made in Spain; tutsan; Hypericum androsaemum

common ageratum

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small tender herb grown for its fluffy brushlike blue to lavender blooms; Ageratum houstonianum

common alder

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. medium-sized tree with brown-black bark and woody fruiting catkins; leaves are hairy beneath; European black alder; Alnus glutinosa; Alnus vulgaris

common allamanda

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. vigorous evergreen climbing plant of South America having glossy leathery foliage and golden yellow flowers; golden trumpet; Allamanda cathartica

common amsinckia

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. annual of western United States with coiled spikes of yellow-orange coiled flowers; Amsinckia intermedia

common apricot

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. temperate zone tree bearing downy yellow to rosy fruits; Prunus armeniaca

common arrowhead

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a weed

common ax

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an ax with a long handle and a head that has one cutting edge and one blunt side; common axe; Dayton ax; Dayton axe

common axe

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an ax with a long handle and a head that has one cutting edge and one blunt side; common ax; Dayton ax; Dayton axe

common bamboo

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. extremely vigorous bamboo having thin-walled culms striped green and yellow; so widely cultivated that native area is uncertain; Bambusa vulgaris

common barberry

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. upright deciduous European shrub widely naturalized in United States having clusters of juicy berries; European barberry; Berberis vulgaris

common barley

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. grass yielding grain used for breakfast food and animal feed and in malt beverages; Hordeum vulgare

common basil

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. annual or perennial of tropical Asia having spikes of small white flowers and aromatic leaves; one of the most important culinary herbs; used in salads, casseroles, sauces and some liqueurs; sweet basil; Ocimum basilicum

common bean

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the common annual twining or bushy bean plant grown for its edible seeds or pods; common bean plant; Phaseolus vulgaris
  2. any of numerous beans eaten either fresh or dried

common bean plant

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the common annual twining or bushy bean plant grown for its edible seeds or pods; common bean; Phaseolus vulgaris

common bearberry

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. evergreen mat-forming shrub of North America and northern Eurasia having small white flowers and red berries; leaves turn red in autumn; red bearberry; wild cranberry; mealberry; hog cranberry; sand berry; sandberry; mountain box; bear's grape; creashak; Arctostaphylos uva-ursi

common beech

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large European beech with minutely-toothed leaves; widely planted as an ornamental in North America; European beech; Fagus sylvatica

common beet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. biennial Eurasian plant usually having a swollen edible root; widely cultivated as a food crop; beet; Beta vulgaris

common bile duct

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a duct formed by the hepatic and cystic ducts; opens into the duodenum; bile duct

common birch

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. European birch with silvery white peeling bark and markedly drooping branches; silver birch; European white birch; Betula pendula

common bird cherry

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small European cherry tree closely resembling the American chokecherry; hagberry tree; European bird cherry; Prunus padus

common blackfish

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small dark-colored whale of the Atlantic coast of the United States; the largest male acts as pilot or leader for the school; pilot whale; black whale; blackfish; Globicephala melaena

common bog rosemary

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. erect to procumbent evergreen shrub having pendent clusters of white or pink flowers; of sphagnum peat bogs and other wet acidic areas in northern Europe; marsh andromeda; Andromeda polifolia

common booklouse

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a variety of booklouse; Trogium pulsatorium

common box

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large slow-growing evergreen shrub or small tree with multiple stems; extensively used for hedges or borders and topiary figures; European box; Buxus sempervirens

common brant goose

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the best known variety of brant goose; Branta bernicla

common broom

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. deciduous erect spreading broom native to western Europe; widely cultivated for its rich yellow flowers; Scotch broom; green broom; Cytisus scoparius

common burdock

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a plant that is ubiquitous in all but very acid soil; found in most of Europe and North Africa; lesser burdock; Arctium minus

common buttercup

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. perennial Old World buttercup with golden to sulphur yellow flowers in late spring to early summer; naturalized in North America; Ranunculus bulbosus

common calamint

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. mint-scented perennial of central and southern Europe; Calamintha sylvatica; Satureja calamintha officinalis

common camas

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. plant having a large edible bulb and linear basal leaves and racemes of light to deep violet-blue star-shaped flowers on tall green scapes; western North America; Camassia quamash

common canary

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. native to the Canary Islands and Azores; popular usually yellow cage bird noted for its song; Serinus canaria

common caper

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. prostrate spiny shrub of the Mediterranean region cultivated for its greenish flower buds which are pickled; Capparis spinosa

common cardinal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the major return channels to the heart; formed by anastomosis of the anterior and posterior cardinal veins

common carline thistle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Eurasian thistle growing in sand dunes and dry chalky soils; Carlina vulgaris

common carotid

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. runs upward in the neck and divides into the external and internal carotid arteries; common carotid artery

common carotid artery

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. runs upward in the neck and divides into the external and internal carotid arteries; common carotid

common carrier

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a person or firm in the business of transporting people or goods or messages; carrier

common chickweed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a common low-growing annual garden weed with small white flowers; cosmopolitan; so-called because it is eaten by chickens; Stellaria media

common chord

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a three-note major or minor chord; a note and its third and fifth tones; triad

common cockscomb

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. garden annual with featherlike spikes of red or yellow flowers; cockscomb; Celosia cristata; Celosia argentea cristata

common cold

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a mild viral infection involving the nose and respiratory passages (but not the lungs); cold

common comfrey

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. European herb having small white, pink or purple flowers; naturalized as a weed in North America; boneset; Symphytum officinale

common coral tree

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small South American spiny tree with dark crimson and scarlet flowers solitary or clustered; ceibo; crybaby tree; cry-baby tree; Erythrina crista-galli

common corn salad

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. widely cultivated as a salad crop and pot herb; often a weed; lamb's lettuce; Valerianella olitoria; Valerianella locusta

common cotton grass

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. having densely tufted white cottony or downlike glumes; Eriophorum angustifolium

common daisy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. low-growing Eurasian plant with yellow central disc flowers and pinkish-white outer ray flowers; English daisy; Bellis perennis

common dandelion

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Eurasian plant widely naturalized as a weed in North America; used as salad greens and to make wine; Taraxacum ruderalia; Taraxacum officinale

common denominator

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an integer that is a common multiple of the denominators of two or more fractions
  2. an attribute that is common to all members of a category

common devil 's claw

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. annual of southern United States to Mexico having large whitish or yellowish flowers mottled with purple and a long curving beak; common unicorn plant; devil's claw; elephant-tusk; proboscis flower; ram's horn; Proboscidea louisianica

common divisor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an integer that divides two (or more) other integers evenly; common factor; common measure

common dogbane

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. North American perennial having pinkish flowers in loose cymes; used in folk medicine for pain or inflammation in joints; spreading dogbane; rheumatism weed; Apocynum androsaemifolium

common dolphin

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. black-and-white dolphin that leaps high out of the water; Delphinus delphis

common duckweed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. of temperate regions except eastern Asia and Australia; lesser duckweed; Lemna minor

common eel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. eels that live in fresh water as adults but return to sea to spawn; found in Europe and America; marketed both fresh and smoked; freshwater eel

common eland

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. dark fawn-colored eland of southern and eastern Africa; Taurotragus oryx

common elder

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a common shrub with black fruit or a small tree of Europe and Asia; fruit used for wines and jellies; bourtree; black elder; elderberry; European elder; Sambucus nigra

common evening primrose

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a coarse biennial of eastern North America with yellow flowers that open in the evening; naturalized in Europe; German rampion; Oenothera biennis

common facial vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. vein formed by union of facial vein and the retromandibular vein and emptying into the jugular vein

common factor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an integer that divides two (or more) other integers evenly; common divisor; common measure

common fate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a Gestalt principle of organization holding that aspects of perceptual field that move or function in a similar manner will be perceived as a unit; law of common fate

common fault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an inclined fault in which the hanging wall appears to have slipped downward relative to the footwall; normal fault; gravity fault

common fennel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. strongly aromatic with a smell of aniseed; leaves and seeds used for seasoning; Foeniculum vulgare
  2. leaves used for seasoning; fennel

common fig

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Mediterranean tree widely cultivated for its edible fruit; fig; common fig tree; Ficus carica

common fig tree

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Mediterranean tree widely cultivated for its edible fruit; fig; common fig; Ficus carica

common flat pea

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. low spreading evergreen shrub of southern Australia having triangular to somewhat heart-shaped foliage and orange-yellow flowers followed by flat winged pods; native holly; Playlobium obtusangulum

common four-o'clock

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. common garden plant of North America having fragrant red or purple or yellow or white flowers that open in late afternoon; marvel-of-Peru; Mirabilis jalapa; Mirabilis uniflora

common foxglove

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tall leafy European biennial or perennial having spectacular clusters of large tubular pink-purple flowers; leaves yield drug digitalis and are poisonous to livestock; fairy bell; fingerflower; finger-flower; fingerroot; finger-root; Digitalis purpurea

common fraction

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the quotient of two integers; simple fraction

common front

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a movement in which several individuals or groups with different interests join together

common garden cress

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. annual herb used as salad green and garnish; garden pepper cress; pepper grass; pepperwort; Lepidium sativum

common garter snake

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a garter snake that is widespread in North America; Thamnophis sirtalis

common ginger

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tropical Asian plant widely cultivated for its pungent root; source of gingerroot and powdered ginger; Canton ginger; stem ginger; Zingiber officinale

common good

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the good of a community; commonweal
E.g.
  • Everyone was expected to contribute to the common good.
  • Social distinctions can be founded only on the common good.
  • It states that all courts are to be “united” for the common good.

common grape hyacinth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. prolific species having particularly beautiful dark blue flowers; Muscari neglectum

common grape vine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. common European grape cultivated in many varieties; chief source of Old World wine and table grapes; vinifera; vinifera grape; Vitis vinifera

common ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a basis agreed to by all parties for reaching a mutual understanding
E.g.
  • This is an example of "common ground" advocacy.
  • Agee was an early advocate of establishing a common ground.
  • We shall never find any common ground.

common gum cistus

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. shrub having white flowers and viscid stems and leaves yielding a fragrant oleoresin used in perfumes especially as a fixative; Cistus ladanifer; Cistus ladanum

common heath

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small erect shrub of Australia and Tasmania with fragrant ivory flowers; blunt-leaf heath; Epacris obtusifolia
  2. spindly upright shrub of southern Australia and Tasmania having white to rose or purple-red flowers; Epacris impressa

common hop

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. European twining plant whose flowers are used chiefly to flavor malt liquors; cultivated in America; common hops; bine; European hop; Humulus lupulus

common hops

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. European twining plant whose flowers are used chiefly to flavor malt liquors; cultivated in America; common hop; bine; European hop; Humulus lupulus

common horehound

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. European aromatic herb with hairy leaves and numerous white flowers in axillary cymes; leaves yield a bitter extract use medicinally and as flavoring; white horehound; Marrubium vulgare

common horsetail

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. of Eurasia and Greenland and North America; field horsetail; Equisetum arvense

common hyacinth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. widely grown for its fragrance and its white, pink, blue, or purplish flowers; Hyacinthus orientalis

common iguana

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large herbivorous tropical American arboreal lizards with a spiny crest along the back; used as human food in Central America and South America; iguana; Iguana iguana

common iliac artery

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. terminal branches of the abdominal aorta

common iliac vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. formed by the internal and external iliac veins; unites with its fellow from the opposite side of the body to form the inferior vena cava

common ivy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Old World vine with lobed evergreen leaves and black berrylike fruits; ivy; English ivy; Hedera helix

common jasmine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a climbing deciduous shrub with fragrant white or yellow or red flowers used in perfume and to flavor tea; true jasmine; jessamine; Jasminum officinale

common juniper

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. densely branching shrub or small tree having pungent blue berries used to flavor gin; widespread in northern hemisphere; only conifer on coasts of Iceland and Greenland; Juniperus communis

common kingsnake

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. widespread in United States except northern regions; black or brown with yellow bands; Lampropeltis getulus

common knowledge

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. anything generally known to everyone
E.g.
  • Such matters are not common knowledge.
  • The attribution to François Mansart was common knowledge among contemporaries.
  • Esposito's connections with known American Mafia members was common knowledge.

common laburnum

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an ornamental shrub or tree of the genus Laburnum; often cultivated for Easter decorations; golden chain; golden rain; Laburnum anagyroides

common lady's-slipper

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. pale pink wild orchid of northeastern America having an inflated pouchlike lip; showy lady's-slipper; showy lady slipper; Cypripedium reginae; Cypripedium album

common land

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a pasture subject to common use; commons
E.g.
  • This upset many local people, who relied on the common land.
  • The site is common land (open access).
  • In 1801, of common land were enclosed under the Inclosure Acts.

common law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (civil law) a law established by following earlier judicial decisions; case law; precedent
  2. a system of jurisprudence based on judicial precedents rather than statutory laws; case law; precedent
E.g.
  • The common law is more malleable than statutory law.
  • Still, many states retain selected common law crimes.
  • Post-partition, India retained its common law system.

common lettuce

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. annual or perennial garden plant having succulent leaves used in salads; widely grown; garden lettuce; Lactuca sativa

common lilac

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large European lilac naturalized in North America having heart-shaped ovate leaves and large panicles of highly fragrant lilac or white flowers; Syringa vulgaris

common limpet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. marine limpet; Patella vulgata

common logarithm

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a logarithm to the base 10

common louse

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. head or body louse; Pediculus humanus

common lynx

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. of northern Eurasia; Lynx lynx

common mackerel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. important food fish of the northern Atlantic and Mediterranean; its body is greenish-blue with dark bars and small if any scales; shiner; Scomber scombrus

common madia

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. California annual having red-brown spots near the base of its yellow flower rays; common tarweed; Madia elegans

common maidenhair

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. delicate maidenhair fern with slender shining black leaf stalks; cosmopolitan; Venushair; Venus'-hair fern; southern maidenhair; Venus maidenhair; Adiantum capillus-veneris

common mallow

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. annual Old World plant with clusters of pink or white flowers; naturalized in United States; Malva neglecta

common man

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a person who holds no title; commoner; common person
E.g.
  • The show is a satirical take on the common man's issues.
  • He promises what benefits the common man but does what benefits him.
  • Balraj, a common man, lives happily with his two brothers Ajay and Uday.

common marigold

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the common European annual marigold; pot marigold; ruddles; Scotch marigold; Calendula officinalis

common matrimony vine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. deciduous erect or spreading shrub with spiny branches and violet-purple flowers followed by orange-red berries; southeastern Europe to China; Duke of Argyll's tea tree; Lycium barbarum; Lycium halimifolium

common measure

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an integer that divides two (or more) other integers evenly; common divisor; common factor
  2. the usual (iambic) meter of a ballad; common meter
  3. a time signature indicating four beats to the bar; common time; four-four time; quadruple time

common meter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the usual (iambic) meter of a ballad; common measure

common milkwort

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small European perennial with numerous branches having racemes of blue, pink or white flowers; formerly reputed to promote human lactation; gand flower; Polygala vulgaris

common mood

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a mood (grammatically unmarked) that represents the act or state as an objective fact; indicative mood; indicative; declarative mood; declarative; fact mood

common moonseed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a woody vine of eastern North America having large oval leaves and small white flowers and purple to blue-black fruits; Canada moonseed; yellow parilla; Menispermum canadense

common moonwort

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. of America and Eurasia and Australia; moonwort; Botrychium lunaria

common morel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an edible and choice morel with a globular to elongate head with an irregular pattern of pits and ridges; Morchella esculenta; sponge mushroom; sponge morel

common morning glory

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. annual or perennial climbing herb of Central America having sky-blue flowers; most commonly cultivated morning glory; Ipomoea tricolor
  2. pantropical annual climbing herb with funnel-shaped blue, purple, pink or white flowers; Ipomoea purpurea

common mosquito

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. common house mosquito; Culex pipiens

common mugwort

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. European tufted aromatic perennial herb having hairy red or purple stems and dark green leaves downy white below and red-brown florets; Artemisia vulgaris

common mullein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tall-stalked very woolly mullein with densely packed yellow flowers; ancient Greeks and Romans dipped the stalks in tallow for funeral torches; great mullein; Aaron's rod; flannel mullein; woolly mullein; torch; Verbascum thapsus

common multiple

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an integer that is a multiple of two or more other integers

common murre

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the most frequent variety of murre; Uria aalge

common myrtle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. European shrub with white or rosy flowers followed by black berries; Myrtus communis

common nardoo

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Australian clover fern; nardoo; nardo; Marsilea drummondii

common newt

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small semiaquatic salamander; Triturus vulgaris

common nightshade

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Eurasian herb naturalized in America having white flowers and poisonous hairy foliage and bearing black berries that are sometimes poisonous but sometimes edible; black nightshade; poisonberry; poison-berry; Solanum nigrum

common noun

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a noun that denotes any or all members of a class

common nuisance

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a nuisance that unreasonably interferes with a right that is common to the general public; public nuisance

common nutcracker

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Old World nutcracker; Nucifraga caryocatactes

common oak

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. medium to large deciduous European oak having smooth leaves with rounded lobes; yields hard strong light-colored wood; English oak; pedunculate oak; Quercus robur

common opossum

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. omnivorous opossum of the eastern United States; noted for feigning death when in danger; esteemed as food in some areas; considered same species as the crab-eating opossum of South America; Didelphis virginiana; Didelphis marsupialis

common or garden

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. the usual or familiar type

common osier

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. willow with long flexible twigs used in basketry; hemp willow; velvet osier; Salix viminalis

common pea

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. plant producing peas usually eaten fresh rather than dried; garden pea; garden pea plant; Pisum sativum

common people

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. people in general (often used in the plural); folk; folks
E.g.
  • As such, it was greatly appreciated by the common people.
  • It was very difficult for common people to buy grains too.
  • Padukas are also worn by common people.

common pepper

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. climber having dark red berries (peppercorns) when fully ripe; southern India and Sri Lanka; naturalized in northern Burma and Assam; pepper; black pepper; white pepper; Madagascar pepper; Piper nigrum

common person

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a person who holds no title; commoner; common man

common pitcher plant

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. perennial bog herb having dark red flowers and decumbent broadly winged pitchers forming a rosette; of northeastern North America and naturalized in Europe especially Ireland; huntsman's cup; huntsman's cups; Sarracenia purpurea

common plantain

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. common European perennial naturalized worldwide; a troublesome weed; broad-leaved plantain; white-man's foot; whiteman's foot; cart-track plant; Plantago major

common plum

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n.
  1. any of various widely distributed plums grown in the cooler temperate areas; Prunus domestica

common polypody

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n.
  1. mat-forming lithophytic or terrestrial fern with creeping rootstocks and large pinnatifid fronds found throughout North America and Europe and Africa and east Asia; adder's fern; wall fern; golden maidenhair; golden polypody; sweet fern; Polypodium vulgare

common pond-skater

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a variety of water strider; Gerris lacustris

common privet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. deciduous semi-evergreen shrub used for hedges; Ligustrum vulgare

common purslane

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. weedy trailing mat-forming herb with bright yellow flowers cultivated for its edible mildly acid leaves eaten raw or cooked especially in Indian and Greek and Middle Eastern cuisine; cosmopolitan; pussley; pussly; verdolagas; Portulaca oleracea

common raccoon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. North American raccoon; common racoon; coon; ringtail; Procyon lotor

common racoon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. North American raccoon; common raccoon; coon; ringtail; Procyon lotor

common ragweed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. annual weed with finely divided foliage and spikes of green flowers; common in North America; introduced elsewhere accidentally; Ambrosia artemisiifolia

common reed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tall North American reed having relative wide leaves and large plumelike panicles; widely distributed in moist areas; used for mats, screens and arrow shafts; ditch reed; carrizo; Phragmites communis

common room

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n.
  1. a sitting room (usually at school or university)
E.g.
  • This was a common room, warmed by flues beneath the floor.
  • Above the common room was the dormitory.
  • Facilities provided include a common room, a study room, etc.

common rorqual

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large flat-headed whalebone whale having deep furrows along the throat; of Atlantic and Pacific; finback; finback whale; fin whale; Balaenoptera physalus

common rose mallow

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. showy shrub of salt marshes of the eastern United States having large rose-colored flowers; rose mallow; swamp mallow; swamp rose mallow; Hibiscus moscheutos

common roundworm

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. intestinal parasite of humans and pigs; Ascaris lumbricoides

common rush

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tall rush with soft erect or arching stems found in Eurasia, Australia, New Zealand, and common in North America; bulrush; bullrush; soft rush; Juncus effusus

common sage

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n.
  1. shrubby plant with aromatic greyish-green leaves used as a cooking herb; ramona; Salvia officinalis

common salt

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. white crystalline form of especially sodium chloride used to season and preserve food; salt; table salt
  2. a white crystalline solid consisting mainly of sodium chloride (NaCl); sodium chloride

common scold

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n.
  1. someone (especially a woman) who annoys people by constantly finding fault; scold; scolder; nag; nagger

common scoter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a variety of scoter; Melanitta nigra

common scurvy grass

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a widely distributed Arctic cress reputed to have value in treatment or prevention of scurvy; a concentrated source of vitamin C; scurvy grass; Cochlearia officinalis

common seal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small spotted seal of coastal waters of the northern hemisphere; harbor seal; Phoca vitulina

common sense

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. sound practical judgment; good sense; gumption; horse sense; sense; mother wit
E.g.
  • Character, reason, common sense, were swept away."
  • This is common sense, not some political idea."
  • James explained that his theory went against common sense.

common shares

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. stock other than preferred stock; entitles the owner to a share of the corporation's profits and a share of the voting power in shareholder elections; common stock; ordinary shares

common shiner

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the common North American shiner; silversides; Notropis cornutus

common shrew

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. common American shrew; Sorex araneus

common sickle pine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small tropical rain forest tree of Indonesia and Malaysia; Falcatifolium falciforme

common snapping turtle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large-headed turtle with powerful hooked jaws found in or near water; prone to bite; snapper; Chelydra serpentina

common snowberry

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. deciduous shrub of western North America having spikes of pink flowers followed by round white berries; snowberry; waxberry; Symphoricarpos alba

common soldier

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an enlisted man of the lowest rank in the Army or Marines; private; buck private

common sorrel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large sour-tasting arrowhead-shaped leaves used in salads and sauces; sorrel

common speedwell

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. common hairy European perennial with pale blue or lilac flowers in axillary racemes; gypsyweed; Veronica officinalis

common spindle tree

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small erect deciduous shrub having tough white wood and cathartic bark and fruit; Euonymus europaeus

common spoonbill

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. pure white crested spoonbill of southern Eurasia and northeastern Africa; Platalea leucorodia

common spotted orchid

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n.
  1. European orchid having lanceolate leaves spotted purple and pink to white or mauve flowers spotted or lined deep red or purple; Dactylorhiza fuchsii; Dactylorhiza maculata fuchsii

common staghorn fern

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. commonly cultivated fern of Australia and southeastern Asia and Polynesia; elkhorn fern; Platycerium bifurcatum; Platycerium alcicorne

common starling

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. gregarious bird having plumage with dark metallic gloss; builds nests around dwellings and other structures; naturalized worldwide; Sturnus vulgaris

common stinkhorn

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a common fungus formerly used in preparing a salve for rheumatism; Phallus impudicus

common stock

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. stock other than preferred stock; entitles the owner to a share of the corporation's profits and a share of the voting power in shareholder elections; common shares; ordinary shares
E.g.
  • In December 1998 he held 60 percent of Emerson's common stock.
  • In 1972 Family Dollar's common stock began trading on the AMEX.
  • Often, shares with one vote each are referred to as common stock.

common stock equivalent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. preferred stock or convertible bonds or warrants that can be converted into common stock

common sunflower

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. annual sunflower grown for silage and for its seeds which are a source of oil; common throughout United States and much of North America; mirasol; Helianthus annuus

common tarweed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. California annual having red-brown spots near the base of its yellow flower rays; common madia; Madia elegans

common teasel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. teasel with lilac flowers native to Old World but naturalized in North America; dried flower heads used to raise a nap on woolen cloth; Dipsacus fullonum

common thorn apple

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. intensely poisonous tall coarse annual tropical weed having rank-smelling foliage, large white or violet trumpet-shaped flowers and prickly fruits; jimsonweed; jimson weed; Jamestown weed; apple of Peru; Datura stramonium

common thyme

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. common aromatic garden perennial native to the western Mediterranean; used in seasonings and formerly as medicine; Thymus vulgaris

common time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a time signature indicating four beats to the bar; four-four time; quadruple time; common measure
E.g.
  • The symbol is used to denote common time (4/4).
  • The most common time of onset is in a person's 20s and 30s.
  • The pop/rock recording is an up-tempo song set in common time.

common tobacco

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tall erect South American herb with large ovate leaves and terminal clusters of tubular white or pink flowers; cultivated for its leaves; Nicotiana tabacum

common topaz

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a yellow quartz; topaz; false topaz

common touch

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the property of appealing to people in general (usually by appearing to have qualities in common with them)

common unicorn plant

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. annual of southern United States to Mexico having large whitish or yellowish flowers mottled with purple and a long curving beak; devil's claw; common devil's claw; elephant-tusk; proboscis flower; ram's horn; Proboscidea louisianica

common valerian

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tall rhizomatous plant having very fragrant flowers and rhizomes used medicinally; garden heliotrope; Valeriana officinalis

common vetchling

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. scrambling perennial Eurasian wild pea having yellowish flowers and compressed seed pods; cultivated for forage; meadow pea; yellow vetchling; Lathyrus pratensis

common viper

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small terrestrial viper common in northern Eurasia; adder; Vipera berus

common wallaby

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a small wallaby having a height of 30 inches; Macropus agiles

common wart

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a benign growth (often with a rough surface)

common wasp

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a variety of vespid wasp; Vespula vulgaris

common water snake

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. in some classifications placed in the genus Nerodia; western United States snake that seldom ventures far from water; banded water snake; Natrix sipedon; Nerodia sipedon

common watercress

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. perennial Eurasian cress growing chiefly in springs or running water having fleshy pungent leaves used in salads or as a potherb or garnish; introduced in North America and elsewhere; Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum; Nasturtium officinale

common wheat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. widely cultivated in temperate regions in many varieties for its commercially important grain; Triticum aestivum

common white dogwood

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. deciduous tree; celebrated for its large white or pink bracts and stunning autumn color that is followed by red berries; eastern flowering dogwood; Cornus florida
n.
  1. a holly shrub

common wolffia

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. smallest flowering plants known; of the Americas; Wolffia columbiana

common wood sorrel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Eurasian plant with heart-shaped trifoliate leaves and white purple-veined flowers; cuckoo bread; shamrock; Oxalis acetosella

common wormwood

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. aromatic herb of temperate Eurasia and North Africa having a bitter taste used in making the liqueur absinthe; absinthe; old man; lad's love; Artemisia absinthium

common year

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n.
  1. a year that is not a leap year; 365 days
E.g.
  • were to be leap years) except that year 4000 (the last year of ten 400-year periods) should be a common year instead of a leap year.
  • In countries that start their week on a Sunday, it occurs in a common year starting on Thursday, with the next occurrence in 2026, and previous occurrences in 1987, 1998, 2009 and 2015.
  • Calcite precipitation is common year round at FGL, and this leads to the carbonate crust that surrounds most of the lake, and covers branches and other material that falls below the surface.

common yellowthroat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an American warbler; Maryland yellowthroat; Geothlypis trichas

common yellowwood

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. medium-sized tree of South Africa; bastard yellowwood; Afrocarpus falcata

common zebra

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. of the plains of central and eastern Africa; Burchell's zebra; Equus Burchelli

greatest common divisor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the largest integer that divides without remainder into a set of integers; greatest common factor; highest common factor

greatest common factor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the largest integer that divides without remainder into a set of integers; greatest common divisor; highest common factor

highest common factor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the largest integer that divides without remainder into a set of integers; greatest common divisor; greatest common factor

in common

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. sharing equally with another or others

law of common fate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a Gestalt principle of organization holding that aspects of perceptual field that move or function in a similar manner will be perceived as a unit; common fate

least common multiple

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the smallest multiple that is exactly divisible by every member of a set of numbers; lowest common multiple; lcm

lowest common multiple

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the smallest multiple that is exactly divisible by every member of a set of numbers; least common multiple; lcm

most common

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E.g.
  • The novel is the most common form of fiction book.
  • The most common use is the fermentation of liquor.
  • The most common irregular masculine noun is "day".

more common

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E.g.
  • It is more common in women (3.8%) than men (2.5%).
  • It is also more common in less educated Hispanics.
  • Overall the disease becomes more common with age.

common name

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E.g.
  • The common name is mimosa or giant sensitive plant.
  • Redroot Redroot is the common name of some plants:
  • The name Padovani is a common name in Corsica today.

very common

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E.g.
  • Additionally, the use of nicknames is very common.
  • This is a very common point of view in chemistry.
  • One very common fast food dish is fish and chips.

common names

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • English common names are given where possible.
  • Other common names include motacu and bacuri.
  • Its common names include red ant and red harvester ant.

common use

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The most common use is the fermentation of liquor.
  • Based on the wildcard syntax in common use, e.g.
  • This general definition is still in common use.

less common

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E.g.
  • Consumption of non-vegetarian food is less common.
  • An alternative, less common term is "encipherment".
  • The following is a list of less common cousin terms.

common practice

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E.g.
  • This approach became common practice later (e.g.
  • In Judaism, a common practice is to dress up on Purim.
  • Using a permanent marker pen is also a common practice.

common ancestor

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E.g.
  • The clan derives its name from its common ancestor: "Ekpeti".
  • It is unclear if the last common ancestor had one or two cilia.
  • They are probably similar to the common ancestor of the two groups.

common among

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E.g.
  • (Dirt floors were common among most early adobes.)
  • Deep-sea gigantism is common among these animals.
  • Elvis suffers from tinnitus, common among musicians.

second most common

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E.g.
  • The second most common site is the cervical region (C5–C6, C6–C7).
  • It is also the second most common dialect of Hakka spoken in Taiwan.
  • Most of the population () speaks (%), with being second most common (%) and being third (%).

common form

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E.g.
  • The novel is the most common form of fiction book.
  • Type 2 diabetes is the most common form of diabetes.
  • Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis.

common type

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E.g.
  • It is the most common type of pre-cancer in women.
  • This is the most common type of vaginal cancer.
  • They are the most common type of organic acid.

common cause

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E.g.
  • They should be educated and unite for a common cause.
  • The use of a topical steroid is the most common cause.
  • The most common cause of expressive aphasia is stroke.

became common

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E.g.
  • This approach became common practice later (e.g.
  • They became common in Austria, also by Haydns settings.
  • This lasted only until magnetic compasses became common.

share a common

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E.g.
  • All or some stems in a cluster may share a common root.
  • The overnighters share a common sleeping area with double-deck beds.
  • They may share a common ancestry with the Pekingese and Japanese Chin.

common species

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E.g.
  • A common species, it fruits in summer and autumn.
  • This common species occurs in the United States.
  • This is a common species over much of its wide range.

quite common

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E.g.
  • Fog is quite common from late December to late January.
  • Pork is quite common; beef and chicken are also popular.
  • In sports, booing by fans is quite common.

most common type

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E.g.
  • It is the most common type of pre-cancer in women.
  • This is the most common type of vaginal cancer.
  • They are the most common type of organic acid.

not common

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E.g.
  • Most roofs are pitched; flat roofs are not common.
  • Usage of the second or middle name is not common.
  • Due to this shape walking is not common in the city.

common schools

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E.g.
  • He attended the common schools and Athens Academy.
  • He attended the common schools and Lenox Academy.
  • He attended the common schools and Geneva Lyceum.

common feature

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E.g.
  • Games are also a common feature of strip clubs.
  • It is a common feature on steel-string acoustic guitars.
  • Multitasking is a common feature of computer operating systems.

names in common

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E.g.
  • Other names in common use include: 3β-HSD is potently inhibited by azastene, cyanoketone, epostane, and trilostane.
  • Also, the number of sales of Smith's map appears to have topped those of Greenough's map (196 copies sold), although neither map sold well and there are only 15 names in common between Smith's subscribers' list and the list of those who bought the Geological Society's map.

common use include

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Other names in common use include: 3β-HSD is potently inhibited by azastene, cyanoketone, epostane, and trilostane.
  • The control characters in ASCII still in common use include: Control characters may be described as doing something when the user inputs them, such as code 3 (End-of-Text character, ETX, codice_32) to interrupt the running process, or code 4 (End of transmission, EOT, codice_33), used to end text input or to exit a Unix shell.

common theme

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E.g.
  • Satyrs were another common theme on their coinage.
  • Each is a series of gag strips with a common theme.
  • Fictional cities would be a common theme of DC.

fairly common

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E.g.
  • It is a fairly common condition, and often affects elderly people.
  • The St Kilda wren is a fairly common breeding resident on St Kilda.
  • This species is endemic to the Chatham Islands and is fairly common.

most common form

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E.g.
  • The novel is the most common form of fiction book.
  • Type 2 diabetes is the most common form of diabetes.
  • Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis.

other common

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E.g.
  • The other common oxide is carbon monoxide (CO).
  • Fauna: monkeys and other common mammals can be spotted.
  • The other common type of furling system is for the mainsail.

relatively common

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Stub thumbs are also relatively common in Japan.
  • Fractions are relatively common, especially .
  • It is a relatively common rockfish of the Pacific coast.

common usage

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E.g.
  • Thereafter this became the common usage in India.
  • In common usage, "chaos" means "a state of disorder".
  • Even more important, as far as common usage goes, Dr.

common language

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E.g.
  • The common language used in the village is Nepali.
  • Bambara serves as the area's most common language.
  • Filipino is also a common language across the island.

common method

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E.g.
  • A common method is by cutting, which works as follows.
  • This was a common method of settling ransoms.
  • The most common method is to modify general relativity.

common throughout

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E.g.
  • and is widespread and common throughout its range.
  • Rubus chamaemorus are common throughout the mires.
  • It is common throughout Great Britain and Ireland.

attended the common

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E.g.
  • He attended the common schools and Athens Academy.
  • He attended the common schools and Lenox Academy.
  • He attended the common schools and Geneva Lyceum.

common to all

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E.g.
  • Biml has a syntax that’s common to all XML languages.
  • This is a problem common to all developing countries."
  • Diana was an ancient goddess common to all Latin tribes.

become common

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E.g.
  • Posters advertising events have become common.
  • had become common at every level of society.
  • Gliding flights of over have become common.

common way

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E.g.
  • A common way to achieve this is 2-D Block Mapping.
  • Musical scores are the most common way to encode music.
  • The most common way to gain land was to purchase the land.

common year starting

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E.g.
  • In countries that start their week on a Sunday, it occurs in a common year starting on Thursday, with the next occurrence in 2026, and previous occurrences in 1987, 1998, 2009 and 2015.
  • In countries that start their week on a Monday, it occurs as part of a common year starting on Friday, in which February 1st is a Monday and the 28th is a Sunday; this occurred in 1965, 1971, 1982, 1993, 1999 and 2010, and will occur again in 2021.

common during

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E.g.
  • Hot weather is common during summers in Denver.
  • Forest fires are common during the dry season.
  • However, it is most common during the spring.

increasingly common

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E.g.
  • Internet cafes are also becoming increasingly common.
  • Unsewn binding, is now increasingly common.
  • Water filtration devices are becoming increasingly common in households.

many common

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E.g.
  • Caesium vapour is used in many common magnetometers.
  • It shares many common mechanical components with the Le Sabre.
  • The Al-Fustat Hospital shared many common features with modern hospitals.

common types

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E.g.
  • The most common types are: Water stop
  • One of the most common types of ECM is radar jamming or spoofing.
  • Two common types of employee crime exist: embezzlement and wage theft.

much in common

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E.g.
  • The magazine and Robertson's books share much in common.
  • These architectures seem to have much in common with Leon3.
  • These leaders had much in common.

most common cause

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The use of a topical steroid is the most common cause.
  • The most common cause of expressive aphasia is stroke.
  • Bacterial infection is the most common cause.

particularly common

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is particularly common in French and Italian recipes.
  • Pork is particularly common as an ingredient in sausages.
  • It is particularly common in the Midwest.

common interest

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E.g.
  • Both organisations cooperate on issues of common interest.
  • Fiji has championed causes of common interest to Pacific Island countries.
  • Barsalou and Bouvard shared a common interest in medicine and herbal remedies.

much more common

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E.g.
  • In Europe, sprung slats are much more common.
  • animals, heights) are much more common than others (e.g.
  • Transits on Mercury are much more common.

common with other

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E.g.
  • This is in common with other types of surface waves.
  • In 1927, as was common with other Irish painters of the time, Reid went to Paris.
  • The gauge selected for the line was , in common with other Saxon narrow gauge railways.

common example

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E.g.
  • Heavy construction vehicles are a common example.
  • A common example of the colon classification is:
  • A common example is toluenesulfonic acid (tosylic acid).

became more common

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E.g.
  • Divorce, while never fully accepted, became more common.
  • Panchromatic film stock became more common.
  • In the 1990s, "open skies" agreements became more common.

common surname

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E.g.
  • In Croatia, Novak is the sixth most common surname.
  • It is the most common surname in the Czech Republic.
  • Ding is the 46th most common surname in China.

common misconception

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E.g.
  • A common misconception is that fretwork must be done with a fretsaw.
  • The most common misconception was that Jenny Hanivers were basilisks.
  • The belief that the food absorbs the alcohol is a common misconception.

still common

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E.g.
  • It is still common in Finland Swedish.
  • Husband's Full Name" is still common.
  • Deaths were still common, and there were many factors at play to blame.

common features

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E.g.
  • All three of these stories share common features.
  • There are some common features that can be found throughout Cape Verde.
  • The Al-Fustat Hospital shared many common features with modern hospitals.

more in common

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E.g.
  • Yiqiao starts to realize she has more in common with Yanzu.
  • His appearance has more in common with the Greek god Poseidon.
  • The character of Carter, however, has more in common with Arnold's earlier creation, Phra.

common occurrence

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E.g.
  • Loud music and parties were becoming a common occurrence.
  • Strong winds are a common occurrence.
  • This is particularly a common occurrence in the Connemara breed.

common sight

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E.g.
  • Herons, kingfishers and dippers are now a common sight.
  • Peacocks are also a very common sight here.
  • Rice, jute, mustard and sugarcane plantations are a common sight.

common goal

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E.g.
  • Three women team up with the common goal of marrying millionaires.
  • They discover they have been brought together by their common goal.
  • The components interact with one another in order to achieve a common goal.

next most common

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E.g.
  • The next most common country of birth was England at 9.6%.
  • The next most common country of birth was England at 5.9%.
  • The next most common country of birth was England at 5.3%.

shared a common

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  • They also shared a common currency until 1972.
  • Frank Abbott shared a common driveway with the Scarano family.
  • The literate elite therefore shared a common culture and set of values.

especially common

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  • Woodcarvings and sculptures are especially common.
  • They are especially common in the Nordic countries.
  • It is especially common to see Rattlesnakes in the area.

so common

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  • The "-fels" ending was so common, "e.g."
  • Olives were so common that they were used as a measure ("zayit").
  • Hinterland displays a not so common example of a bilingual production.

common ownership

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  • They were built by two separate companies which had common ownership.
  • This transaction also put WNIO back in common ownership with "both" WANR and WLOA (the former WPAO).
  • In addition, the FCC permits common ownership of three television stations if there are low-powered stations that are involved.

common names include

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  • Other common names include motacu and bacuri.
  • Its common names include red ant and red harvester ant.
  • Other common names include swamp fern and mangrove fern.

share common

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  • All three of these stories share common features.
  • They share common traits in body decoration and material culture.
  • The following games share common equipment such as tables and balls.

little in common

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  • The members of the band had little in common.
  • "This was strange, because we really had very little in common.
  • They have very little in common but are intensely attracted to each other.

common origin

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  • It has therefore a common origin with certain items of academic dress.
  • Unlike other Ijaw tribes, the Bassan do not have a cultural tradition of common origin.
  • The Dolfin family was allied with the Gradenigo, with whom they shared a common origin.

common belief

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  • There is a common belief that number of module ranks equals number of sides.
  • There is also a great amount of shared mythology and a common belief in Mana.
  • Contrary to common belief, he is not related to fellow director King Vidor (1894–1982).

common interests

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  • Naturally, phenomenology and neuroscience find a convergence of common interests.
  • The two shared common interests in music and Eastern mysticist culture and quickly became friends.
  • Guilds arose beginning in the High Middle Ages as craftsmen united to protect their common interests.

became a common

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  • became a common saying following Apollo 11.
  • At Nellis, the passenger jets sitting at the flight line became a common sight.
  • "Hiri Motu" became a common language for a police force known as "Police Motu".

common in many

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  • It is a basic type of chart common in many fields.
  • This has been common in many working-class families.
  • Circumbinary planets are common in many science fiction stories:

common enemy

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  • Ganga and Ranbir jointly start a mission against their common enemy Jaggu.
  • With these revelations, Descole forms an alliance with Layton to fight the common enemy.
  • Rallying support against a common enemy rather than gaining voters through ideas or policy.

become more common

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  • This type of product placement has since become more common.
  • Typically, bacteria other than "Lactobacilli" become more common.
  • Skin abscesses are common and have become more common in recent years.

common term

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  • An alternative, less common term is "encipherment".
  • It is a common term in Turkish and Mongol mythologies.
  • The common term to describe this is "dice have no memory".

once common

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  • This practice was once common in Ireland, Wales, and Scotland.
  • Gasholders, though once common, have become rare in Australia.
  • While once common, it is now rare.

common forms

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  • Lattice tower structures have two common forms.
  • The most common forms are trapping, calling, and hound hunting.
  • There are two common forms of filtering: topic-based and content-based.

common causes

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  • Mutations of these genes are common causes of cancers.
  • However, there are some common causes.
  • The two most common causes for bear attack are surprise and curiosity.

common problem

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  • This is a very common problem and can occur at any age.
  • Countertransference is a common problem in clinical settings.
  • A common problem is an unexplained increase in the PT and/or PTT.

most common types

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  • The most common types are: Water stop
  • One of the most common types of ECM is radar jamming or spoofing.
  • The most common types of these agents are antipsychotics and anti-nausea agents.

no common

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  • Because and contain no common elements, .
  • The US bands have no common style.
  • There would be no common cause between Social Democrats and Communists.

common source

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  • The common emitter (or common source, common cathode, etc.)
  • Undercooked seafood is a common source.
  • A common source of data for archaeoastronomy is the study of alignments.

common to see

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  • It is especially common to see Rattlesnakes in the area.
  • It was also common to see charges of sexual misconduct and corruption.
  • Now, it is much more common to see children participate in and view a punta dance.

another common

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  • Satyrs were another common theme on their coinage.
  • Magic is another common RPG element in the series.
  • Interpersonal relationships are another common topic.

common responses

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  • The most common responses for religion were No Religion 33.9% and Catholic 18.0%.
  • The most common responses for religion were Catholic 31.1% and No Religion 24.4%.
  • The most common responses for religion were Catholic 26.9%, No Religion 20.4% and Islam 15.9%.

most common responses

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  • The most common responses for religion were No Religion 33.9% and Catholic 18.0%.
  • The most common responses for religion were Catholic 31.1% and No Religion 24.4%.
  • The most common responses for religion were Catholic 26.9%, No Religion 20.4% and Islam 15.9%.

common themes

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  • Less common themes include moral instruction, and descriptions of nature.
  • Two sample hagiographies illustrate some common themes in the "Liexian Zhuan".
  • Nevertheless, some common themes are readily apparent throughout his body of work.

several common

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  • For metals with the MO formula there are several common structures.
  • Here is one of several common notations for the derivative (see below).
  • The tribe contains herbs and shrubs, with several common characteristics.

most common method

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  • The most common method is to modify general relativity.
  • The most common method for blob detection is convolution.
  • The most common method was to cap (bury) the contaminants in situ.
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