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vernacularnoun [C/U]

 us   /vərˈnæk·jə·lər, vəˈnæk-/
the form of a language commonly spoken by the people of a particular region or by a particular group, esp. when it is different from the standard language: [U] Much of his poetry derives from the American pop vernacular.
vernacular
adjective  us   /vərˈnæk·jə·lər, vəˈnæk-/
a vernacular expression
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