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See also: common or garden
- (chiefly British) ordinary, standard.
- It's just a common-or-garden fridge but it works fine.
1939, Fred Rodell, Woe to You Lawyers, Form #11.402, page 74:
- It is to do away entirely with both the magicians and their magic and run our civilization according to practical and comprehensible rules, dedicated to non-legal justice, to common-or-garden fairness that the ordinary man can understand, in the regulation of human affairs.