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norm

noun
 
 
/nɔːm/
the norm the usual way that something happens: Short-term job contracts are the norm nowadays.Custom, tradition and conformitySamples and examples
[C] an accepted way of behaving in a particular society: [usually plural] cultural/social norms Custom, tradition and conformitySamples and examples
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