Generic - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- any product that can be sold without a brand name
- applicable to an entire class or group
“Flu” is sometimes used as a generic term for any illness caused by a virus.
...a love of big things—big cars, big meals—seems to be a generic trait of the American people...
You can substitute generics for brand-name drugs on this health plan.
Generics are cheap since they have no name to advertise.
Fine Arts is a generic term for subjects such as painting, music and sculpture.
Sri Lanka adopted a national policy to switch supply to generic drugs.
Acetaminophen is the generic form of the proprietary drug Tylenol.
Is there a generic Asian mind?
The program saved $11 million by substituting generics for brand-name drugs.
'Acetaminophen' is the generic form of the proprietary drug 'Tylenol'
'Tylenol' is a proprietary drug of which 'acetaminophen' is the generic form
rock is a generic term for the range of styles that evolved out of rock'n'roll.