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  1. common namenoun

    The name by which a species is known to the general public, rather than its taxonomic or scientific name.

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  1. Common name

    In biological nomenclature, a common name of a taxon or organism is a name in general use within a community; it is often contrasted with the scientific name for the same organism. A so-called "common name" is not always one that is commonly used. Sometimes common names are created by authorities on one particular subject, in an attempt to make it possible for members of the general public to refer to a species of organism without needing to be able to memorise or pronounce the Latinized scientific name. Creating common names can also be an attempt to standardize the use of common names which can sometimes vary a great deal between one part of a country and another as well as between one country and another, even where the same language is spoken in both places.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of common name in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of common name in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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  1. Ronny Jackson:

    Z-Pak is the common name for Zithromax, an antibiotic that treats infections. The doctor at the medical unit rejected the request, insisting that the staffer first receive an examination. The doctor was particularly concerned about serious cardiac issues that can result from taking Z-Pak. The staffer grew frustrated, this person recalled, and responded: moments later, another colleague walked past the doctor, grabbed the Z-Paks and handed them to the White House staffer.

  2. Samer Majzoub:

    Throughout the years, the nation of Canada, as we are aware, became a land of immigration, a home to millions of people from different lands, ethnicities, cultures and religious beliefs. Every new comer that has settled in Canada in the last few hundred years and those who will settle in the future share one common name: "immigrants."


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