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commonness

Synonyms:

acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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edison
Definition:
American inventor; inventions included the phonograph and incandescent electric light and the microphone and the Kinetoscope ( 1847- 1931)

Synonyms:

noun
edison
Thomas Alva Edison, Thomas Edison.
person
edison, Thomas Alva Edison, Thomas Edison.
Examples of usage:
  1. What would it be for us all to hear them axents, and it could have been done if Edison had been born sooner and that little box had been round. – Samantha at the St. Louis Exposition by Marietta Holley
  2. I meant electric torches- Edison torches, of course. – A Rock in the Baltic by Robert Barr
  3. The invention of the incandescent lamp by Edison is said to have been accomplished, for instance, only after forty- eight hours' continuous concentration on the final problem of finding the right carbon filament and determining the proper degree of vacuum in the inclosing bulb. – Increasing-Human-Efficiency-in-Business-a-contribution-to-the-psychology-of-business by Scott, Walter Dill
  4. Will the pulp- mill be above or below the new Edison plant? – The Boy With the U. S. Foresters by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  5. Electrical science is still in its infancy, but the enthusiasm of Edison has done much for its advancement. – The True Citizen, How To Become One by W. F. Markwick, D. D. and W. A. Smith, A. B.

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