Definitions for "Common"
Not distinguished or exceptional; inconspicuous; ordinary; plebeian; -- often in a depreciatory sense.
an adjective used to describe units, instruments, measures, date formats, etc. that are widely used in everyday life in non-specialist contexts.
of no special distinction or quality; widely known or commonly encountered; average or ordinary or usual; "the common man"; "a common sailor"; "the common cold"; "a common nuisance"; "followed common procedure"; "it is common knowledge that she lives alone"; "the common housefly"; "a common brand of soap"
Untainted but nonetheless poor-quality teas yielding plain, dull liquors.
of low or inferior quality or value; "of what coarse metal ye are molded"- Shakespeare; "produced...the common cloths used by the poorer population"
A reference to a horse which lacks class and/or one which fails to give a full effort.
Belonging or relating equally, or similarly, to more than one; as, you and I have a common interest in the property.
Belonging to or shared by, affecting or serving, all the members of a class, considered together; general; public; as, properties common to all plants; the common schools; the Book of Common Prayer.
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.
Common (formerly Common Sense, born Lonnie Rashid Lynn, Jr. on March 13, 1972) is a Chicago-based hip hop artist known for lyrics that focus on love and spirituality. Though he maintains a significant underground following, in recent years he has gained notable mainstream success. His major-label debut Like Water for Chocolate received critical acclaim and some commercial success, and his latest album Be, features nine tracks produced by Kanye West, and was nominated in the 2006 Grammy Awards for Best Rap Album." Common Hoping To Get Kanye To Work On His New Album Tentatively Titled 'Finding Forever'".
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 interest which arises between the claimant of the right and the owner of the soil, or between the claimants and other commoners entitled to the same right.
Piece of land on which certain individuals have commoning rights such as grazing for cattle and ponies, foraging for pigs. Often open to the general public for quiet rural activities.
area of land over which certain householders had defined rights of usage — in the 1965 Common Land Registration Act, people who thought they still held common rights had to register them
Keywords:  brick, flettons, obviously, astm, cheap
Cheap, lightweight brick without any special finish. Obviously from the name, in widespread use for all types of building work. Also known as Flettons.
Brick. Also Building Brick. (ASTM C62.)
Keywords:  profane, polluted
Profane; polluted.
Keywords:  loconet, loco, dcc, throttle, refreshed
a DCC locomotive that is not currently "in-use" by a throttle connected to LocoNet but is still being refreshed by the command station. A loco with a status of "common" is selectable by any throttle on LocoNet.
Keywords:  lewdness, habits, prostitute
Given to habits of lewdness; prostitute.
Keywords:  fantasy, sake, fiction, spoken, species
the species is not threatened or of concern
Common is a fictional language used in many science fiction and fantasy universes, most commonly books. Common is nearly identical to English, but referred to as Common for fiction's sake. Whenever an author refers to a universal language that is spoken by all races, cultures, species, and nations in the story it is usually simply referred to as Common.
A numismatic issue that is readily available. Since this is a relative term, no firm number can be used as an exact cut-off point between common and scarce.
animals that are abundant or numerous (Robins are common birds in New Jersey.)
Keywords:  decency, expected, standard
to be expected; standard; "common decency"
To have a joint right with others in common ground.
the potential level serving as ground for the entire circuit.
a shared connection or part of a circuit to which several different things may be connected. Usually, only one part of a circuit is called common and it has a constant potential. On a meter there may be several different terminals designed for different kinds of measurement (e.g. voltage or large currents) but there is usually one terminal that is common to all functions; the polarity of the common terminal is usually negative.
cold (9) - a viral upper respiratory tract infection. A contagious illness caused by a number of different types of viruses. Because of the great number of viruses that can cause a cold, the body never builds up resistance (immune) against all of them.
commonly encountered; "a common (or familiar) complaint"; "the usual greeting"
Keywords:  medicaid, fewer, hence, wages, afford
a move to a local hospital which receives far more private dollars, fewer Medicaid dollars, and is not nearly as dependent on the government in general, and hence, can afford to pay higher wages
To converse together; to discourse; to confer.
To board together; to eat at a table in common.
The people; the community.
a resource (be it physical, spatial, conceptual) that is managed by the community, for the community
Keywords:  customary, met, frequent, usual
Often met with; usual; frequent; customary.
1. A term applied to the board sizes. 2. Lumber that is suitable for general construction and utility purposes. 3. Equal or shared characteristics, such as a common joist, the joists in a single floor.
Keywords:  switch, screw, safety, dark, voltage
Indicates the reference voltage connected to all the switches in D1, such as 24 V common or 0 V common. For safety, 24 V common should be used.
Dark-colored screw on an electrical switch
common to or shared by two or more parties; "a common friend"; "the mutual interests of management and labor"
a utility easement, which gives the power company the right to put power lines and poles over properties to deliver electricity
Keywords:  participate
To participate.
Keywords:  coin, available
A coin that is readily available.
Keywords:  known, area
Often seen or known to be in an area.