1. compound interest interest calculated on both the principal and the accrued interest
  2. common tarweed California annual having red-brown spots near the base of its yellow flower rays
  3. common nardoo Australian clover fern
  4. common front a movement in which several individuals or groups with different interests join together
  5. common ground a basis agreed to by all parties for reaching a mutual understanding
  6. common nightshade Eurasian herb naturalized in America having white flowers and poisonous hairy foliage and bearing black berries that are sometimes poisonous but sometimes edible
  7. common yellowthroat an American warbler
  8. Common Market an international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members
  9. common meter the usual (iambic) meter of a ballad
  10. common newt small semiaquatic salamander
  11. common nutcracker Old World nutcracker
  12. common noun a noun that denotes any or all members of a class
  13. common denominator an integer that is a common multiple of the denominators of two or more fractions
  14. common buttercup perennial Old World buttercup with golden to sulphur yellow flowers in late spring to early summer; naturalized in North America
  15. common laburnum an ornamental shrub or tree of the genus Laburnum
  16. common valerian tall rhizomatous plant having very fragrant flowers and rhizomes used medicinally
  17. German monetary unit monetary unit in Germany
  18. common water snake in some classifications placed in the genus Nerodia
  19. common starling gregarious bird having plumage with dark metallic gloss
  20. common privet deciduous semi-evergreen shrub used for hedges