Pronunciation: (pli-bē'un), [key]
1. belonging or pertaining to the common people.
2. of, pertaining to, or belonging to the ancient Roman plebs.
3. common, commonplace, or vulgar: a plebeian joke.
1. a member of the common people.
2. a member of the ancient Roman plebs.
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