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- adj. superlative form of uncommon: most uncommon.
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It was the commonest kind of a life this young Lincoln was living on the frontier of civilization, but out of that commonest kind of living came the uncommonest kind of character of these modern years, the sublimest liberative power in the history of freedom.
The commonest thing is quite as strange as the uncommonest, only habit blunts our sense.
The mass of creatures and of qualities are still hid and expectant, "and to break new ground is still one of the uncommonest and most heroic of the virtues.