off-the-shelf definition

  • adjective:
    • Available from merchandise in stock; not custom-made.
    • As bought or as commonly available, without adjustment or modification.
    • manufactured in large quantities and meant to be applied without customizations; -- like off-the-rack, however restricted to clothes. Opposite of custom-made, made-to-order, or one-of-a-kind.
    • (especially of clothes) built in standard sizes and available from merchandise in stock

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    • easily obtainable kind retail sources
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