Definition of 'commonly'
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That shareholders and depositors are commonly referred to as investors hardly helps the clarity of the situation.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
He was what is commonly called a character.Why am I Afraid to Grieve (1994) Financial Markets, Institutions and Money (1995) INSIDE THE TORNADO: MARKETING STRATEGIES FROM SILICON VALLEY'S CUTTING EDGE (2001) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Those who by wealth or birth could be called upper class commonly maintained a bourgeois outlook and values.American Manhood: Transformations in Masculinity from the Revolution to the Modern Era (1993)
Player after player sacrificed his wicket with the sort of brain fades more commonly seen on the village green.The Sun (2016)
Eye unit staff also commonly see children who have poked themselves or others in the eye with new toys.The Sun (2009)
This is commonly referred to as a trial and is often regarded as being emblematic of a thriving democracy.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
It appealed to me so much more than four guys and their guitars writing what is commonly referred to as real music.The Sun (2011)
Natural resources Some commonly used drugs and their sources in the plant world.Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The bowling action commonly sees cricketers put up to 10 times their body weight through the joints below the waist.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The first is a sale by tender, commonly seen in the sale of properties owned by trusts and the like.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
In fact it might be said that we know more about how acupuncture works than we do about the mechanisms behind such commonly used drugs as aspirin!Drug-Free Pain Relief (1987) The Sun (2009)
The commonly held view is that equity incentives for senior managers align the interests of executives with the owners of the business - the shareholders.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
One approach that is showing some promise involves the use of "calcium channel blockers," which are drugs commonly used to treat heart disease.Understanding Cancer (1987) The Sun (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The older children grow, the more difficult it is to distinguish between the effects of what are commonly called "nature" and "nurture".Educational Psychology in a Changing World (1988)
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