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nonstandard

1. [Adjective]: not standard; not accepted as a model of excellence; "a nonstandard text"

2. [Adjective]: varying from or not adhering to a standard; "nonstandard windows"; "envelopes of nonstandard sizes"; "nonstandard lengths of board"

3. [Adjective]: not conforming to the language usage of a prestige group within a community; "a nonstandard dialect is one used by uneducated speakers or socially disfavored groups"; "the common core of nonstandard words and phrases in folk speech"- A.R.Dunlap

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