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average/normal/general/usual run of

Definition of average/normal/general/usual run of

  1. :  the usual or normal kind of (person or thing) <She's not like the average run of students.> <The place is different from the usual run of restaurants.>



Word by Word Definitions

averageplay
  1. :  a single value (as a mean, mode, or median) that summarizes or represents the general significance of a set of unequal values

    :  mean

    :  an estimation of or approximation to an arithmetic mean

  1. :  equaling an arithmetic mean

    :  being about midway between extremes

    :  not out of the ordinary :  common

  1. :  to be or come to an average

    :  to have a medial value of

    :  to do, get, or have on the average or as an average sum or quantity

normalplay
  1. :  perpendicular

    :  perpendicular to a tangent at a point of tangency

    :  according with, constituting, or not deviating from a norm, rule, or principle

  1. :  a normal line

    :  the portion of a normal line to a plane curve between the curve and the x-axis

    :  one that is normal

generalplay
  1. :  involving, applicable to, or affecting the whole

    :  involving, relating to, or applicable to every member of a class, kind, or group

    :  not confined by specialization or careful limitation

  1. :  something (as a concept, principle, or statement) that involves or is applicable to the whole

    :  superior general

    :  the general public :  people

usualplay
  1. :  accordant with usage, custom, or habit :  normal

    :  commonly or ordinarily used

    :  found in ordinary practice or in the ordinary course of events :  ordinary

  1. :  something usual

  1. :  to go faster than a walk

    :  to go steadily by springing steps so that both feet leave the ground for an instant in each step

    :  to move at a fast gallop

  1. :  an act or the action of running :  continued rapid movement

    :  a quickened gallop

    :  a migration of fish (as up or down a river) especially to spawn

  1. :  being in a melted state

    :  made from molten material :  cast in a mold

    :  having made a migration or spawning run


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