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off-the-shelf

[awf-thuh-shelf, of-]
adjective
1.
readily available from merchandise in stock.
2.
made according to a standardized format; not developed for specialized or individual needs; ready-made: off-the-shelf computer programs.

Origin:
1945–50

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off-the-shelf

adjective
(especially of clothing) made in standard sizes and available from merchandise in stock; "a ready-made jacket"; "ready-to-wear clothes" [syn: off-the-rack
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