Prototype and Standard


Prototype noun - One of a group or collection that shows what the whole is like.

Standard is a synonym for prototype in original topic. In some cases you can use "Standard" instead a noun "Prototype", when it comes to topics like thing.


Standard noun - Something set up as an example against which others of the same type are compared.

Prototype is a synonym for standard in thing topic. You can use "Prototype" instead a noun "Standard".

How words are described

old old prototype old standard
current current prototype current standard
original original prototype original standard
actual actual prototype actual standard
Other adjectives: personal, new, major, military, golden.

Both words in one sentence

  • Super Prototype That said, according to side materials the ground-type GM does have some Super Prototype-esque features over the standard GM - for one, it's still made out of the rarer and more durable luna titanium the original Gundam uses, rather than the standard GM's lighter but weaker titanium alloy.
  • Made of Indestructium Glock firearms standard test: build the prototype, drop it (unloaded) 3 stories, pick up gun, load, fire.
  • Faster-Than-Light Travel Caster ships are equipped with a caster drive, which was an early prototype of a warp drive that was weaponized after anchor drives became standard.
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Standard and Prototype. (2016). Retrieved 2023, May 29, from
Prototype & Standard. N.p., 2016. Web. 29 May. 2023. <>.
Standard or Prototype. 2016. Accessed May 29, 2023.
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