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Definitions for atypical
eɪˈtɪp ɪ kəlatyp·i·cal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. atypical, untypical(adj)

    not representative of a group, class, or type

    "a group that is atypical of the target audience"; "a class of atypical mosses"; "atypical behavior is not the accepted type of response that we expect from children"

  2. atypical, irregular(adj)

    deviating from normal expectations; somewhat odd, strange, or abnormal

    "these days large families are atypical"; "atypical clinical findings"; "atypical pneumonia"; "highly irregular behavior"


  1. atypical(Noun)

    An atypical antipsychotic.

  2. atypical(Adjective)

    Not conforming to the normal type.

  3. atypical(Adjective)

    Unusual or irregular.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Atypical(adj)

    that has no type; devoid of typical character; irregular; unlike the type

  2. Origin: [Pref. a- not + typic, typical.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of atypical in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of atypical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of atypical in a Sentence

  1. Judge Emmet Sullivan:

    This is the atypical case.

  2. Albert Ko:

    Throughout Brazil, doctors have seen strange, atypical, neurological manifestations.

  3. Joe Sinnott:

    We’re used to snow, don’t get me wrong, but this amount, trying to deal with this, is very atypical.

  4. Mohamad Allaf:

    I would say it's somewhat atypical but not out of the question, it may be just out of an abundance of caution and privacy.

  5. Anthony Amendolia:

    Countries set different parameters, causing us to take atypical approaches to meet all needs, such as buying from foreign approved sources and use of more pre-cooked poultry.

Images & Illustrations of atypical

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