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subroutine,

n the set of instructions necessary to direct the computer to carry out a well-defined mathematical or logical operation; a subunit of a routine.
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Flights of 17 or more hours could almost be called routine.
Documents recently released by the city show Wall had asked the city for nearly double what his original contract called for after Coos Bay Finance Director Janell Howard sent his firm some changes to the 2006 audit, changes Howard called routine.
Here, these seem like theatrical mannerisms grafted on to a production which at best could be called routine.