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English definition of “common”

common

noun (SHARED)    /ˈkɒm.ən/ US  /ˈkɑː.mən/
have sth in common B1 to share interests , experiences , or other characteristics with someone or something: We don't really have much in common.SharingDescribing people with the same qualitiesSimilar and the same in common with sb/sth C1 in the same way as someone or something: In common with many mothers , she feels torn between her family and her work .Describing people with the same qualitiesSimilar and the sameSharing
(Definition of common noun (SHARED) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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