Definition of standard:

part of speech: noun

That which stands or is fixed, as a rule: the upright post of a truss: that which is established as a rule or model: a staff with a flag: an ensign of war: one of the two flags of a cavalry regiment ( not dragoons): ( hort.) a standing tree, not supported by a wall.

part of speech: adjective

Of fixed quality, size, or value.

part of speech: adjective

According to some standard: legal: usual: having a fixed or permanent value.

part of speech: adjective

Established by rule or model; as, a standard price; having a recognized value; as, a standard novel.

part of speech: noun

An ensign or flag under which men are united for some common purpose; especially, a national ensign; that which is established by authority as a fixed rule or measure; test; an upright support.

part of speech: noun

Fixed model; ensign or banner.

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