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Synonyms of generic in English:


  • 1 ‘assault’ is used as a generic term for the separate offences of assault and battery
    [Antonyms] specific
  • 2 generic drugs are generally cheaper than branded drugs
    unbranded, untrademarked, non-proprietary
    [Antonyms] branded
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    Word of the day innocuous
    Pronunciation: iˈnäkyo͞oəs
    not harmful or offensive