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habitual

adjective [not gradable]  /həˈbɪtʃ·u·əl/ us  
usual or repeated: Longer prison sentences will help keep habitual criminals off the streets.
habitually
adverb [not gradable]  /həˈbɪtʃ·u·ə·li/ us  
She was habitually late.
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