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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Customary  \Cus"tom*a*ry\  (k[u^]s"t[u^]m*[asl]*r[y^]),  a.  [CF. 
  OF  coustumier,  F.  coutumier.  See  {Custom},  and  cf 
  {Customer}.] 
  1.  Agreeing  with  or  established  by  custom;  established  by 
  common  usage;  conventional;  habitual. 
 
  Even  now  I  met  him  With  customary  compliment. 
  --Shak. 
 
  A  formal  customary  attendance  upon  the  offices. 
  --South. 
 
  2.  (Law)  Holding  or  held  by  custom;  as  customary  tenants; 
  customary  service  or  estate. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Customary  \Cus"tom*a*ry\,  n.  [OF.  coustumier,  F.  coutumier.] 
  A  book  containing  laws  and  usages,  or  customs;  as  the 
  Customary  of  the  Normans.  --Cowell. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  customary 
  adj  1:  in  accordance  with  convention  or  custom;  "sealed  the  deal 
  with  the  customary  handshake" 
  2:  commonly  used  or  practiced;  usual;  "his  accustomed 
  thoroughness";  "took  his  customary  morning  walk";  "his 
  habitual  comment";  "with  her  wonted  candor"  [syn:  {accustomed}, 
  {habitual},  {wonted(a)}] 




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