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lowest common denominator

noun [S]
 
 
disapproving
MARKETING the large number of people who will accept products, ideas, etc. that are not good quality: He claimed the party was trying to exploit fears and appeal to the lowest common denominator.
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in Chinese (Traditional) 數字, 最小公分母…
in Chinese (Simplified) 最小公分母…
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