What is the pronunciation of standard?
English definition of “standard”
› [C] ( written abbreviation std.) MEASURES an official rule, unit of measurement, or way of operating that is used in a particular area of manufacturing or services: a common/a global/an international standard MP3 is a recognized global standard for audio encoding and compression. an accountancy/industry/legal standard Several states were given notice that they do not meet the standard for ozone levels. safety standards a federal/government/national standard enforce/tighten standards → See also accounting standard, CAT standard, the gold standard, International Accounting Standards, International Financial Reporting Standard, international labour standards, monetary standard, open standard, Trading Standards