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Common

Definition of common:

part of speech: noun

Commonness.

part of speech: adjective

Belonging to several; public; general; usual; of small value; vulgar.

part of speech: noun

A tract of open land, used in common by the inhabitants of a town, parish, etc.

part of speech: noun

An open public ground.

part of speech: noun

A tract of open public land.

part of speech: adjective

Belonging equally to more than one; as common to the human race; public; usual; frequent; inferior; of low birth or origin; in grammar, applied to both masculine and feminine gender, or to any individual of a class; as, a common noun.

part of speech: adjective

Belonging equally to more than one: public: general: usual: frequent: easy to be had: of little value: vulgar.

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