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convention
used in The Great Gatsby

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Definition
something regarded as normal or typical
  • I see it as a night scene by El Greco: a hundred houses, at once conventional and grotesque, crouching under a sullen, overhanging sky and a lustreless moon.
    p. 176.6
conventional = normal or typical
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