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English definition of “routine”

routine

adjective     /ruːˈtiːn/
done as part of what usually happens , and not for any special reason : a routine inspection / medical check-up Standard and routine ordinary and not special or unusual : a routine case of appendicitis He died during a routine operation which went wrong .Standard and routine C2 disapproving ordinary and boring : My job is so routine and boring - I hate it.Tedious and uninspiring
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