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They are more popularly known as cortisone drugs and are widely used. The Medicine Chest - your family's guide to prescription drugs (1988)Since all use popular blogging software they are all popularly called blogs. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Class position in society is a strong determinant of what is popularly called "lifestyle. Sociology (1995)But a popularly elected president is an immense advance. Times, Sunday Times (2012)All had popularly elected representative assemblies and most male adults could vote. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)Our society is affluent in large part because its wealthiest citizens do not behave the way rich people are popularly supposed to. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Having previously quizzed the throng on which songs they would like to hear, the band chose to play their most popularly requested tracks first. The Sun (2009)I don't think that's popularly or widely known. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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British English: popularly ADVERB
If something or someone is popularly known as something, most people call them that, although it is not their official name or title.
...the Mesozoic era, more popularly known as the age of dinosaurs.
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