from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Available from merchandise in stock; not custom-made.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. As purchased or as commonly available, without modification or customization.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Made in large quantities and intended to be used without modifications; -- similar to
off-the-rack, but not restricted to clothing. Opposite of custom-made, made-to-order, or one-of-a-kind.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. (especially of clothing) made in standard sizes and available from merchandise in stock
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