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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Commonness  \Com"mon*ness\,  n. 
  1.  State  or  quality  of  being  common  or  usual;  as  the 
  commonness  of  sunlight. 
 
  2.  Triteness;  meanness. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  commonness 
  n  1:  the  state  of  being  commonly  observed  [syn:  {expectedness}] 
  2:  the  quality  of  lacking  taste  and  refinement  [syn:  {coarseness}, 
  {grossness},  {vulgarity},  {vulgarism}] 
  3:  ordinariness  as  a  consequence  of  being  frequent  and 
  commonplace  [syn:  {commonplaceness},  {everydayness}]  [ant: 
  {uncommonness}] 
  4:  sharing  of  common  attributes  [syn:  {commonality}]  [ant:  {individuality}] 




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