normal/ordinary course of events

Definition of normal/ordinary course of events

  1. :  the way things usually happen It's something you would never see in the normal/ordinary course of events.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  perpendicular

    :  perpendicular to a tangent (see 1tangent 1a) 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

  1. :  a prelate exercising original jurisdiction over a specified territory or group

    :  a clergyman appointed formerly in England to attend condemned criminals

    :  a judge of probate in some states of the U.S.

  1. :  of a kind to be expected in the normal order of events :  routine, usual

    :  having or constituting immediate or original jurisdiction

    :  belonging to such jurisdiction

  1. :  the act or action of moving in a path from point to point

    :  the path over which something moves or extends: such as

    :  racecourse

  1. :  to follow close upon :  pursue

    :  to hunt or pursue (game) with hounds

    :  to cause (dogs) to run (as after game)

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  1. :  outcome

    :  the final outcome or determination of a legal action

    :  a postulated outcome, condition, or eventuality

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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