plural noun, Law.
civil actions or proceedings between private citizens.
Also, Common Pleas. .
short for Court of Common Pleas
noun 1. prayer for reciting by a group of worshipers, especially the liturgy for public worship prescribed by the Church of England. 2. (initial capital letters) . noun 1. the liturgy of public services of the Church of England, esp Morning and Evening Prayer
- Common program interface
programming (CPI) The API of SAA. (1997-12-01)
noun 1. property belonging to all members of a community. 2. someone or something regarded as belonging to the public in general: The personal lives of celebrities often become common property. 3. information that is commonly known; common knowledge: His secret was soon common property.
noun 1. a rafter having no function other than to bear roofing.