custom custom  /ˈkə stəm/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) accepted or habitual practice
  2. (n) a specific practice of long standing
  3. (n) money collected under a tariff
  4. (n) habitual patronage
  5. (adj) made according to the specifications of an individual

Usage(s):

  1. PTI Magazine Custom Reprint Examples Reprints can be customized in a variety of formats.
  2. Click to see custom reprint samples 2.
  3. Many Parsis want the old custom changed.

News

  1. Janis Custom Cryogenic Systems Meet Sub-Kelvin SPM Requirements

    If you need custom designed cryostats and refrigerators to meet Sub-Kelvin Scanning Probe Microscopy requirements, check with Janis Research Co., LLC. They have over 50 years experience designing and manufacturing ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Meller Optics Custom Fabricates Sapphire Optics for Medical Instruments

    Meller Optics, Inc. precision fabricates custom sapphire optics that are unaffected by most body fluids, acids and alkalis, and transmit over a broad spectrum. They are ideally suited for use in a wide ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Warrior Custom Golf’s 2nd National Custom Hybrid Offer

    Receive a custom built 19 degree hybrid club, all that is required is to fill out an evaluation form of the clubs performance. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/warriorcustomgolf/FreeCustomHybridOffer/prweb10805234.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "To assume everything involving another country is stopped in an instant, to say we have crossed you out of our address book, is not the custom of our state," said Arınç.
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: Bulent Arinc Source: The Muslim News

  2. Speaking on the issue at American University, Obama said, "Despite the courageous leadership in the past shown by many Democrats and some Republicans - including, by the way, my predecessor, President Bush - [demagoguery] has been the custom. That...
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: The Hill

  3. "It's available only in black with a choice of three accent colours: Mopar Blue, Red or Silver," said Gilles. "Inside, look for Katzkin leather seating with stitching that matches the exterior stripe, a custom leather-wrapped steering wheel,...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Ralph Gilles Source: Calgary Herald

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