adage

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a usually pithy and familiar statement expressing an observation or principle generally accepted as wise or true

Synonyms for adage

a condensed but memorable saying embodying some important fact of experience that is taken as true by many people

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This proves once again that old addage about trying any new rifle with a variety of factory loads until you find the one that particular rifle is happiest with.