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customary (ˈkʌstəmərɪ, -təmrɪ)
1.  in accordance with custom or habitual practice; usual; habitual
2.  law
 a.  founded upon long continued practices and usage rather than law
 b.  (of land, esp a feudal estate) held by custom
n , -aries
3.  a.  a statement in writing of customary laws and practices
 b.  a body of such laws and customs

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