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They'd been for a walk on the common.
We've got such a lot in common.
I don't think they've got much in common with their neighbours.
This area obviously has a lot in common with other inner-city areas.
Britain, in common with other European countries, has abolished the death penalty.
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American English version of definition of common
the belief that every problem has a solution based in technology
an occasion when a lot of people gather together, especially for a religious festival
any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat
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