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English definition of “standard”

standard

adjective     /ˈstændəd/
normal or average : The price quoted is for the standard size .standard practice/procedure The board has been careful to follow standard procedures and employment law . The current model comes with all these extra features as standard.
( written abbreviation std.) MEASURES following a particular set of rules or measurements , without any changes or added details : standard contract / letter / reply standard format/size Candidates need to enter their expenditure records in a standard format on a Web-based form . → Compare non-standard
[before noun] used by most people : It has become the standard text for all trainee accountants .
(Definition of standard adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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