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One common understanding of norm is: something that is regarded as normal or typical.

But it may mean as well:

In mathematics:

  • Norm (mathematics), a map that assigns lengths to vectors
    • Normed vector space
    • Matrix norm
  • Field norm in algebraic number theory and Galois theory
  • Reduced norm in algebra over a field theory
  • The nonnegative integer function in the definition of Euclidean domain
  • The product of conjugate elements of an algebraic element
  • In descriptive set theory, a map from a set into the ordinals (see prewellordering)
  • A statistical concept in psychometrics

Norm may also be:

Norms may refer to Norms Restaurants, a chain of restaurants in Southern California.

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