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single standard

noun
1.
a single set of principles or rules applying to everyone, as a single moral code applying to both men and women, especially in sexual behavior.
Compare double standard.
Origin of single standard
1880-1885
1880-85, Americanism
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  • It might start a single-standard revival that would sweep the world.

    Possessed Cleveland Moffett

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