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English

Etymology

Middle English for an upright timber, from the Old French estendart (French: étendard), from Old Frankish *standhard "stand firm".

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
standard

Plural
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standard ({{{1}}})
  1. A level of quality or attainment.
  2. Something used as a measure for comparative evaluations.
  3. An object supported in an upright position.
  4. A musical work of established popularity.
  5. The flag or ensign carried by a cavalry unit.
  6. A rule or set of rules or requirements which are widely agreed upon or imposed by government.
  7. A bottle of wine containing 0.750 liters of fluid.
  8. One of the upright members that supports the horizontal axis of a transit or theodolite.
  9. A manual transmission vehicle.

Translations

Adjective

standard (comparative {{{1}}}, superlative {{{2}}})

Positive
standard

Comparative
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Superlative
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  1. Falling within an accepted range of size, amount, power, quality, etc.
  2. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Growing on an erect stem of full height.
  3. Having recognized excellence or authority.
  4. Of a usable or serviceable grade or quality.
  5. (not comparable, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Having a manual transmission.

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Translations


French

Etymology

From English standard.

Pronunciation

Adjective

standard m. (f. standarde, m. plural standards, f. plural standardes)

  1. standard

Synonyms


Polish

Etymology

From English standard

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈs̪t̪an̪d̪art̪/

Noun

standard m. [[Category:Template:lang:pl nouns|standard]]

  1. standard

Declension

Singular Plural
Nominative standard standardy
Genitive standardu standardów
Dative standardowi standardom
Accusative standard standardy
Instrumental standardem standardami
Locative standardzie standardach
Vocative standardzie standardy

Derived terms


Spanish

Adjective

standard m. and f. (plural standardes)

  1. standard

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