normal/ordinary course of events
Definition of normal/ordinary course of events
: the way things usually happen It's something you would never see in the normal/ordinary course of events.
Word by Word Definitions
: perpendicular to a tangent (see 1tangent 3) at a point of tangency
: according with, constituting, or not deviating from a norm, rule, or principle
: a normal line
: the portion of a normal line to a plane curve between the curve and the x-axis
: one that is normal
: 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.
: 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
: the act or action of moving in a path from point to point
: the path over which something moves or extends: such as
: to follow close upon : pursue
: to hunt or pursue (game) with hounds
: to cause (dogs) to run (as after game)
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