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1. (of flowers) having any of their parts, esp petals, alike in size, shape, arrangement, etc.; symmetrical
2. Maths
a. (of a polygon) equilateral and equiangular
b. (of a polyhedron) having identical regular polygons as faces that make identical angles with each other
c. (of a prism) having regular polygons as bases
d. (of a pyramid) having a regular polygon as a base and the altitude passing through the centre of the base
e. another name for analytic
3. Botany another word for actinomorphic
4. subject to the rule of an established religious order or community
5. US Politics of, selected by, or loyal to the leadership or platform of a political party
6. Crystallog another word for cubic
7. a member of a religious order or congregation, as contrasted with a secular
8. US Politics a party member loyal to the leadership, organization, platform, etc., of his party

regular

[′reg·yə·lər]
(botany)
Having radial symmetry, referring to a flower.
(electromagnetism)
In a definite direction; not diffused or scattered, when applied to reflection, refraction, or transmission.
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In fact, he's the only regular character on the show who is married.
Das uses an opening similar to that of Mira, but Karan, who describes the setting and characters in the opening scene of each act, becomes one of the regular characters after the first Chorus appearance.
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Other regular characters included Fred, Wilma, Barney, Betty, as well as Pebbles' rival, Cindy, and her sidekick Fabian.
Many of the regular characters will also be returning, and they will be joined by identical twins Toni and Billie, played by Nelly and Gwen Currant; Ryan, played by Lewis Hamilton; Finn, played by Ruben Reuter, and Sasha, played by Annabelle Davis.
Minority characters remained at 23 percent, with 1 percent of regular characters having a disability.
STARRING Pat and his ubiquitous black and white cat Jess, as well as regular characters Ted, Mrs Goggins, Amy and Ajay, this kids' production centres around the Greendale karaoke talent show.
There are extra relatives for the leading regular characters and pirates led by Capt Gutt (a brilliant Peter Dinklage).
The show will air tonight featuring ex-EastEnders star Cheryl Fergison alongside regular characters Brian Belo, the Lord Sugar puppet and wild child Wagbo.
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Though the veteran actor has not had a favourable response from his fans on doing certain unconventional roles, he highlighted the feeling of being bit sceptical in playing the not so regular characters.
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