- in accordance with an accepted manner, model, or tradition.
- (of figurative art) represented in a generalized or simplified manner.
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The bitcoin network doesn't comply with anti-money laundering laws that conventional financial networks must follow—though some bitcoin intermediaries do.Mastercard will support cryptocurrencies—but not the ones you think|Timothy B. Lee|February 11, 2021|Ars Technica
In its marketing, Trek claimed that WaveCel was “up to 48 times” more protective against concussions than conventional, foam-only helmets, citing a peer-reviewed study.
Quantum bits, or qubits, are analogous to the bits found in conventional computers.‘Designer molecules’ could create tailor-made quantum devices|Emily Conover|February 9, 2021|Science News
It claims to be able to 3D print structures “two times as quickly with 95% less labor hours and 10-times less waste” than conventional construction.Mighty Buildings nabs $40M Series B to 3D print your next house|Mary Ann Azevedo|February 9, 2021|TechCrunch
The economic, demographic and technological forces now converging on conventional radio helped push the two biggest station owners, iHeart Media and Cumulus Media, to file for bankruptcy-court protection in 2017 and 2018, respectively.Rush Limbaugh is ailing. And so is the conservative talk radio industry.|Paul Farhi|February 9, 2021|Washington Post
Many Jewish women have been accepted as conventional, mainstream hot.Why Was Bess Myerson the First and Last Jewish Miss America?|Emily Shire|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The end of conventional childbirth might only be a matter of time.
Despite conventional wisdom, there are no rewards just for participating.Lost For Thousands of Strokes: 'Desert Golfing' Is 'Angry Birds' as Modern Art|Alec Kubas-Meyer|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
They double down on the plot device of a lone visionary opposed by conventional hierarchies.
Enter the iSpoon, a conventional stirrer on one end and a tablet stylus on the other.The Daily Beast’s 2014 Holiday Gift Guide: For the Richard Hendriks in Your Life|Allison McNearney|November 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But Mr. Boutwood, though a dog, was a careful dog, especially at those moments when the conventional dog can refuse nothing.Hilda Lessways|Arnold Bennett
The various lodgings of my bachelor days was never quite of the conventional sort.
The period of infancy is fixed by law, and is therefore a conventional, yet needful regulation.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman|Albert Sidney Bolles
Toulon, which had been seized by the French royalists, surrendered to the conventional troops.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
She was hatless and dressed in a neat riding-suit—the conventional attire of her classmates who had gone in for riding-lessons.Mystery Ranch|Arthur Chapman