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run-of-the-mine

adjective
variants: or run-of-mine

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“Run-of-the-mine.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/run-of-the-mine. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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