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noun 
  1. A level of quality or attainment.
  2. Something used as a measure for comparative evaluations.
  3. An object supported in an upright position.
  4. A musical work of established popularity.
  5. The flag or ensign carried by a cavalry unit.
  6. A rule or set of rules or requirements which are widely agreed upon or imposed by government.
  7. A bottle of wine containing 0.750 liters of fluid.
  8. One of the upright members that supports the horizontal axis of a transit or theodolite.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: maatstaf , standaard
  • German: Banner , Standarte
    (trans-mid)
  • Spanish: estandarte
    (trans-bottom)
adjective 
  1. Falling within an accepted range. ex, size, amount, power, quality, etc.
  2. (context, of a tree or shrub) Growing on an erect stem of full height.
  3. Having recognized excellence or authority.
  4. Of a usable or serviceable grade or quality.
Translations: 
  • Spanish: estí¡ndar
Etymology: for an upright timber, from the estendart (French: étendard), from Old Frankish
  • standhard "stand firm".



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