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Definitions of standard

  1. the value behind the money in a monetary system Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. any distinctive flag Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. an upright pole or beam (especially one used as a support); "distance was marked by standards every mile"; "lamps supported on standards provided illumination" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. An ensign or flag under which men are united for some common purpose; especially, a national ensign; that which is established by authority as a fixed rule or measure; test; an upright support. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. That which stands or is fixed, as a rule: the upright post of a truss: that which is established as a rule or model: a staff with a flag: an ensign of war: one of the two flags of a cavalry regiment (not dragoons): (hort.) a standing tree, not supported by a wall. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  6. Fixed model; ensign or banner. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  7. Any established measure; a type, model, or example for comparison. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. An upright timber, post, or the like. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9. A flag, ensign, or banner. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  10. That which is authoritatively established as a rule; that which is established by public opinion or custom; criterion; test; an ensign of war; a staff with a flag or colours; a measure by which the regulated height of recruits is ascertained; the proportion of weight of fine metal or alloy established by authority; a tree not supported or attached to a wall; an upright support; an inverted knee placed upon the deck instead of beneath it. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  11. That which is established as a rule, measure, or model; a criterion; a test; that which is of undoubted excellence; a standing tree or stem, as distinguished from a wall-tree; in mil., an ensign; a staff and flag, or colours; in carpentry, an upright support; in shipbuilding, an inverted knee placed upon the deck instead of beneath it; in coinage, the proportion of weight of fine metal and alloy established by authority. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  12. (linguistics) conforming to the established language usage of educated native speakers; "standard English" (American); "received standard English is sometimes called the King's English" (British) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  13. commonly used or supplied; "standard procedure"; "standard car equipment" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  14. regularly and widely used or sold; "a standard size"; "a stock item" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  15. established or widely recognized as a model of authority or excellence; "a standard reference work" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  16. conforming to or constituting a standard of measurement or value; or of the usual or regularized or accepted kind; "windows of standard width"; "standard sizes"; "the standard fixtures"; "standard brands"; "standard operating procedure" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  17. Being, affording, or according with, a standard for comparison and judgment; as, standard time; standard weights and measures; a standard authority as to nautical terms; standard gold or silver. Newage Dictionary DB
  18. Hence: Having a recognized and permanent value; as, standard works in history; standard authors. Newage Dictionary DB
  19. Not supported by, or fastened to, a wall; as, standard fruit trees. Newage Dictionary DB
  20. Not of the dwarf kind; as, a standard pear tree. Newage Dictionary DB
  21. A flag; colors; a banner; especially, a national or other ensign. Newage Dictionary DB
  22. That which is established by authority as a rule for the measure of quantity, extent, value, or quality; esp., the original specimen weight or measure sanctioned by government, as the standard pound, gallon, or yard. Newage Dictionary DB
  23. That which is established as a rule or model by authority, custom, or general consent; criterion; test. Newage Dictionary DB
  24. The proportion of weights of fine metal and alloy established by authority. Newage Dictionary DB
  25. A tree of natural size supported by its own stem, and not dwarfed by grafting on the stock of a smaller species nor trained upon a wall or trellis. Newage Dictionary DB
  26. An upright support, as one of the poles of a scaffold; any upright in framing. Newage Dictionary DB
  27. An inverted knee timber placed upon the deck instead of beneath it, with its vertical branch turned upward from that which lies horizontally. Newage Dictionary DB
  28. The sheth of a plow. Newage Dictionary DB
  29. A large drinking cup. Newage Dictionary DB
  30. Established by rule or model; as, a standard price; having a recognized value; as, a standard novel. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  31. According to some standard: legal: usual: having a fixed or permanent value. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  32. Of fixed quality, size, or value. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  33. Accurate and authoritative. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  34. Fixed in value by some standard. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  35. Having a fixed and permanent value; not of the dwarf kind, as a tree. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for standard

  1. The black, yellow and red standard flies everywhere alone. – A Journal of Impressions in Belgium by May Sinclair
  2. We were looking for an asteroid in a standard orbit in the Belt. – Gold in the Sky by Alan Edward Nourse
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