Bethany K. Dumas dumasb at UTKUX.UTCC.UTK.EDU
Wed Dec 20 00:53:50 UTC 2006

instead of customary -


usual and ordinary?


On Tue, 19 Dec 2006, Joel S. Berson wrote:

>I am looking for an adverb that I can use (for example) to precede
>"customary" to give the meaning "so customary that no one would ever
>think of anything else".  Pre-emptively? presumptively?  Help!

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