norm definition

  • noun:
    • a typical, design, or design viewed as typical: current middle-class norm of two young ones per family members.
    • Mathematics A mode.
    • Mathematics The Average.
    • Mathematics the size of a vector.
    • whatever is regarded as normal or typical.
    • A rule which implemented by members of a residential area.
    • A sentence with non-descriptive meaning, particularly a command, permission, or prohibition.
    • A function, typically denoted or , that maps vectors to non-negative scalars and has here properties:
    • A rule or respected standard; a model; a type.
    • an average, structural unit; a kind.
    • A rule; a pattern; a model; an authoritative standard.
    • In biology, a normal structural product; a kind.
    • In petrography, within the quantitative category (see rock), the standard mineral composition of an igneous rock, that's, the chemical structure indicated with regards to standard nutrients.
    • An abbreviation of Norman.
    • a statistic describing the place of a distribution
    • a regular or model or structure considered typical
  • verb:
    • To endow (a vector area, an such like) with a norm.

Related Sources

  • Definition for "norm"
    • a typical, design, or design viewed as typical:…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "norm"
  • Quotes for "norm"
    • "More and more couples are having…"
    • View More
  • Cross Reference for "norm"
  • Etymologically Related for "norm"
  • Urban Dictionary for "norm"
    • an individual who is regular, basic,…
    • View More
222 votes

How would you define norm?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!