Meaning of ANSI STANDARD in English

ANSI STANDARD

transcription, транскрипция: [ /an'see stan'd*rd/ ]

The ANSI standard usage of `ANSI standard' refers to any practice which is typical or broadly done. It's most appropriately applied to things that everyone does that are not quite regulation. For example: ANSI standard shaking of a laser printer cartridge to get extra life from it, or the ANSI standard word tripling in names of usenet alt groups.

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