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criterion

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It is vanity to desire a long life and to take no heed of a good life.
Thomas γ Kempis
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Pronunciation

  • IPA: /kɹaɪˈtɪəɹiən/

Etymology

From Ancient Greek κριτήριον (kriterion).

Noun

Singular
criterion

Plural
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  1. A standard or test by which individual things or people may be compared and judged.

Usage notes

Although common, the use of criteria as a singular noun is considered incorrect.

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