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  • n. Plural form of common name.

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Examples

  • No, Harrowby, the common names we call things by do not matter -- except to show how very dull we are, "he ended, with that irritating little noise that was nearly a snigger, and just missed being a cough.

    The Cream of the Jest: A Comedy of Evasions

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