Non-typical



[tip-i-kuh l] /ˈtɪp ɪ kəl/

adjective
1.
of the nature of or serving as a or representative specimen.
2.
conforming to a particular .
3.
Biology. exemplifying most nearly the essential characteristics of a higher group in natural history, and forming the :
the typical genus of a family.
4.
characteristic or distinctive:
He has the mannerisms typical of his class.
5.
pertaining to, of the nature of, or serving as a or emblem; symbolic.
/ˈtɪpɪkəl/
adjective
1.
being or serving as a representative example of a particular type; characteristic: the painting is a typical Rembrandt
2.
considered to be an example of some undesirable trait: that is typical of you!
3.
of or relating to a representative specimen or type
4.
conforming to a type
5.
(biology) having most of the characteristics of a particular taxonomic group: a typical species of a genus
adj.

c.1600, “symbolic, emblematic,” from Medieval Latin typicalis “symbolic,” from Late Latin typicus “of or pertaining to a type,” from Greek typikos, from typos “impression” (see type (n.)). Sense of “characteristic” is first recorded 1850. Related: Typically.

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