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adjective conventional pronunciation in American English /kənˈvenʃ(ə)nəl/
  1. 1
    [usually before noun] of the usual, traditional, or accepted type, instead of being new and different
    You can cook the meat either in a microwave or in a conventional oven.
    He wanted a conventional marriage with a wife and kids.
    the problems associated with conventional methods of energy production
    Her views are remarkably conventional.
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  2. 2
    [usually before noun] conventional weapons are guns, bombs, etc. of the usual type, not nuclear weapons. A conventional war is one that does not involve the use of nuclear weapons
    the deployment of conventional armed forces in Europe

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