1. common wormwood aromatic herb of temperate Eurasia and North Africa having a bitter taste used in making the liqueur absinthe
  2. communism a theory favoring collectivism in a classless society
  3. Roman wormwood European wormwood; minor source of absinthe
  4. common mood a mood that represents the act or state as an objective fact
  5. common room a sitting room (usually at school or university)
  6. common arrowhead a weed
  7. common ragweed annual weed with finely divided foliage and spikes of green flowers; common in North America; introduced elsewhere accidentally
  8. common wart a benign growth (often with a rough surface)
  9. common reed tall North American reed having relative wide leaves and large plumelike panicles; widely distributed in moist areas; used for mats, screens and arrow shafts
  10. common horehound European aromatic herb with hairy leaves and numerous white flowers in axillary cymes; leaves yield a bitter extract use medicinally and as flavoring
  11. commensurate corresponding in size or degree or extent
  12. common madia California annual having red-brown spots near the base of its yellow flower rays
  13. common good the good of a community
  14. common ground a basis agreed to by all parties for reaching a mutual understanding
  15. common carotid runs upward in the neck and divides into the external and internal carotid arteries
  16. common tarweed California annual having red-brown spots near the base of its yellow flower rays
  17. common apricot temperate zone tree bearing downy yellow to rosy fruits
  18. common racoon North American raccoon
  19. common bamboo extremely vigorous bamboo having thin-walled culms striped green and yellow; so widely cultivated that native area is uncertain
  20. common nardoo Australian clover fern