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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Part of a fraction which expresses the number of equal parts into which the unit is divided. Also: A shared trait.

Usage examples (33)
  • Among those whom I like or admire, I can find no common denominator, but among those whom I love, I can: all of them make me laugh.
  • The common denominator is the insurance companies.
  • Mitt's common denominator is his own self interest.
  • DONNELLY: The common denominator is lack of discipline for more
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