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Regular vs. Custom

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Regularadjective

(Christianity) Bound by religious rule; belonging to a monastic or religious order (often as opposed to secular).

‘regular clergy, in distinction from the secular clergy’;

Customnoun

Frequent repetition of the same behavior; way of behavior common to many; ordinary manner; habitual practice; method of doing, living or behaving.

Regularadjective

Having a constant pattern; showing evenness of form or appearance.

Customnoun

Traditional beliefs or rituals

Regularadjective

Both equilateral and equiangular; having all sides of the same length, and all (corresponding) angles of the same size

Customnoun

Habitual buying of goods; practice of frequenting, as a shop, manufactory, etc., for making purchases or giving orders; business support.

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Regularadjective

Whose faces are all congruent regular polygons, equally inclined to each other.

Customnoun

(legal) Long-established practice, considered as unwritten law, and resting for authority on long consent; usage. See Usage, and Prescription.

Regularadjective

Demonstrating a consistent set of rules; showing order, evenness of operation or occurrence.

Customnoun

(obsolete) Familiar acquaintance; familiarity.

Regularadjective

Well-behaved, orderly; restrained (of a lifestyle etc.).

Customnoun

The customary toll, tax, or tribute.

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Regularadjective

Happening at constant (especially short) intervals.

‘He made regular visits to go see his mother.’;

Customadjective

Created under particular specifications, specially to fit one's needs: specialized, unique, custom-made

‘My feet are as big as powerboats, so I need custom shoes.’;

Regularadjective

Following a set or common pattern; according to the normal rules of a given language.

‘"Walked" is the past tense of the regular verb "to walk".’;

Customadjective

Own, personal, not standard or premade

‘We can embroider a wide range of ready designs or a custom logo.’;

Regularadjective

Having the expected characteristics or appearances; normal, ordinary, standard.

Customadjective

(archaic) accustomed; usual

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Regularadjective

Permanently organised; being part of a set professional body of troops.

Customverb

To make familiar; to accustom.

Regularadjective

Having bowel movements or menstrual periods at constant intervals in the expected way.

‘Maintaining a high-fibre diet keeps you regular.’;

Customverb

To supply with customers.

Regularadjective

(colloquial) Exemplary; excellent example of; utter, downright.

‘a regular genius; a regular John Bull’;

Customverb

To pay the customs of.

Regularadjective

Having all the parts of the same kind alike in size and shape.

‘a regular flower; a regular sea urchin’;

Customverb

To have a custom.

Regularadjective

(crystallography) Isometric.

Customnoun

Frequent repetition of the same act; way of acting common to many; ordinary manner; habitual practice; usage; method of doing or living.

‘And teach customs which are not lawful.’; ‘Moved beyond his custom, Gama said.’; ‘A customMore honored in the breach than the observance.’;

Regularadjective

(snowboarding) Riding with the left foot forward.

Customnoun

Habitual buying of goods; practice of frequenting, as a shop, manufactory, etc., for making purchases or giving orders; business support.

‘Let him have your custom, but not your votes.’;

Regularadjective

Such that every set in its domain is both outer regular and inner regular.

Customnoun

Long-established practice, considered as unwritten law, and resting for authority on long consent; usage. See Usage, and Prescription.

Regularadverb

Regularly, on a regular basis.

Customnoun

Familiar aquaintance; familiarity.

‘Age can not wither her, nor custom staleHer infinite variety.’;

Regularnoun

A member of the British Army (as opposed to a member of the Territorial Army or Reserve).

Customnoun

The customary toll, tax, or tribute.

‘Render, therefore, to all their dues: tribute to whom tribute is due; custom to whom custom.’;

Regularnoun

A frequent, routine visitor to an establishment.

‘Bartenders usually know their regulars by name.’;

Customnoun

Duties or tolls imposed by law on commodities, imported or exported.

Regularnoun

A frequent customer, client or business partner.

‘This gentleman was one of the architect's regulars.’;

Customverb

To make familiar; to accustom.

Regularnoun

(Canada) A coffee with one cream and one sugar.

Customverb

To supply with customers.

Regularnoun

Anything that is normal or standard.

Customverb

To have a custom.

‘On a bridge he custometh to fight.’;

Regularnoun

A member of a religious order who has taken the three ordinary vows.

Customverb

To pay the customs of.

Regularnoun

A number for each year, giving, added to the concurrents, the number of the day of the week on which the Paschal full moon falls.

Customnoun

accepted or habitual practice

Regularnoun

A fixed number for each month serving to ascertain the day of the week, or the age of the moon, on the first day of any month.

Customnoun

a specific practice of long standing

Regularadjective

Conformed to a rule; agreeable to an established rule, law, principle, or type, or to established customary forms; normal; symmetrical; as, a regular verse in poetry; a regular piece of music; a regular verb; regular practice of law or medicine; a regular building.

Customnoun

money collected under a tariff

Regularadjective

Governed by rule or rules; steady or uniform in course, practice, or occurence; not subject to unexplained or irrational variation; returning at stated intervals; steadily pursued; orderlly; methodical; as, the regular succession of day and night; regular habits.

Customnoun

habitual patronage;

‘I have given this tailor my custom for many years’;

Regularadjective

Constituted, selected, or conducted in conformity with established usages, rules, or discipline; duly authorized; permanently organized; as, a regular meeting; a regular physican; a regular nomination; regular troops.

Customadjective

made according to the specifications of an individual

Regularadjective

Belonging to a monastic order or community; as, regular clergy, in distinction dfrom the secular clergy.

Customnoun

a traditional and widely accepted way of behaving or doing something that is specific to a particular society, place, or time

‘custom demanded that a person should have gifts for the child’; ‘the old English custom of dancing round the maypole’;

Regularadjective

Thorough; complete; unmitigated; as, a regular humbug.

Customnoun

a thing that one does habitually

‘it is our custom to visit the Lake District in October’;

Regularadjective

Having all the parts of the same kind alike in size and shape; as, a regular flower; a regular sea urchin.

Customnoun

established usage having the force of law or right.

Regularadjective

Same as Isometric.

Customnoun

regular dealings with a shop or business by customers

‘if you keep me waiting, I will take my custom elsewhere’;

Regularnoun

A member of any religious order or community who has taken the vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience, and who has been solemnly recognized by the church.

Customadjective

made or done to order; custom-made

‘a custom guitar’;

Regularnoun

A soldier belonging to a permanent or standing army; - chiefly used in the plural.

Regularnoun

a regular patron;

‘an habitue of the racetrack’; ‘a bum who is a Central Park fixture’;

Regularnoun

a soldier in the regular army

Regularnoun

a dependable follower (especially in party politics);

‘he is one of the party regulars’;

Regularnoun

a garment size for persons of average height and weight

Regularadjective

in accordance with fixed order or procedure or principle;

‘his regular calls on his customers’; ‘regular meals’; ‘regular duties’;

Regularadjective

often used as intensifiers;

‘a regular morass of details’; ‘a regular nincompoop’; ‘he's a veritable swine’;

Regularadjective

conforming to a standard or pattern;

‘following the regular procedure of the legislature’; ‘a regular electrical outlet’;

Regularadjective

(of solids) having clear dimensions that can be measured; volume can be determined with a suitable geometric formula

Regularadjective

regularly scheduled for fixed times;

‘at a regular meeting of the PTA’; ‘regular bus departures’;

Regularadjective

in accord with regular practice or procedure;

‘took his regular morning walk’; ‘her regular bedtime’;

Regularadjective

occurring at fixed intervals;

‘a regular beat’; ‘the even rhythm of his breathing’;

Regularadjective

relating to a person who does something regularly;

‘a regular customer’; ‘a steady drinker’;

Regularadjective

(used of the military) belonging to or engaged in by legitimate army forces;

‘the regular army’;

Regularadjective

not constipated

Regularadjective

symmetrically arranged;

‘even features’; ‘regular features’; ‘a regular polygon’;

Regularadjective

not deviating from what is normal;

‘her regular bedtime’;

Regularadjective

officially full-time;

‘regular students’;

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