how to pronounce norm

/ˈnɔːɹm/

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norm frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word norm occurs in english on average 6.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

norm is pronounced in one syllable

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nɔːɹm

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An example use of norm in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… working against the norm the coast guard …”

meanings of norm

noun:

  1. Given a scalar k, \left\|kv\right\|=\left|k\right|\cdot\left\|v\right\|, where \left|k\right| is the absolute value of k;.
  2. A high level of performance in a chess tournament, several of which are required for a player to receive a title.
  3. (mathematics) A function, generally denoted v\mapsto\left|v\right| or v\mapsto\left\|v\right\|, that maps vectors to non-negative scalars and has the following properties:.
  4. Given two vectors v,w, \left\|v+w\right\|\le\left\|v\right\|+\left\|w\right\| (the triangle inequality).
  5. Initialism of naturally occurring radioactive materials.
  6. That which is normal or typical.
  7. A rule that is imposed by regulations and/or socially enforced by members of a community.
  8. If v\ne0 then \left\|v\right\|\ne0;.
  9. A sentence with non-descriptive meaning, such as a command, permission, or prohibition.

verb:

  1. To endow (a vector space, etc.) with a norm.

name:

  1. A diminutive of the male given name Norman.

words with pronunciation similar to norm

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