uncommon

All Adjective
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  • An uncommon administrative feature is that it has no county-level division.
  • It is uncommon for a program to be larger or smaller than that.
  • These have changed use over time and are becoming uncommon.
  • It is uncommon to see both length-based and pass-based rules in use simultaneously.
  • It is not uncommon that an institution created for one purpose begins to serve another.
  • It is not uncommon to see snow and ice during the winter.
  • They are typically rare and uncommon in the popular music scene.
  • Until the late 19th century, law schools were uncommon in the United States.
  • Thus, records were not uncommon in home audio systems into the early 1990s.
  • It is also not uncommon for the Post to contain a bar open during limited hours.
  • With its strong family presence, it is not uncommon to see third or fourth generation families living in the region.
  • Although very uncommon and only used in modern classical music, a triple flat can sometimes be found.
  • They are no longer made and are now uncommon.
  • He also hired women and handicapped men at a time when doing so was uncommon.
  • Snow falls several times each winter in inland areas, but is relatively uncommon around the coast.
  • Due to their rather uncommon nature, their conservation status is unknown.
  • It was not uncommon that a child would ride to school on the same train his/her parents took decades earlier.
  • Though the practice is uncommon, a program's source code can be written in different programming languages.
  • Night-time temperatures of or lower are not uncommon during cold winter periods.
  • It is also not uncommon for a fourth guest to be involved.
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Meaning of uncommon

  • adjective Not common or ordinarily encountered; unusually great in amount or remarkable in character or kind
    uncommon birds, frost and floods are uncommon during these months, doing an uncommon amount of business, an uncommon liking for money, he owed his greatest debt to his mother's uncommon character and ability