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His initial performances have been well below par (=not as good as usual).
Most of the scripts we read are simply not up to par.
Profits should be on a par with last year.
For a football player, that kind of injury is par for the course.
The train was late, but that's par for the course these days.
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English version of definition of par
the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …
to ask people to vote in order to decide an issue
a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …
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American definition of par from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.