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atypical

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adjective atyp·i·cal \(ˌ)ā-ˈti-pi-kəl\

Simple Definition of atypical

  • : not typical : not usual or normal

Full Definition of atypical

  1. :  not typical :  irregular, unusual <an atypical form of a disease>

atyp·i·cal·i·typlay \ˌā-ˌti-pə-ˈka-lə-tē\ noun
atyp·i·cal·lyplay \(ˌ)ā-ˈti-pi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of atypical

  1. <the postal service delivered the package with atypical speed>

  2. <since that's an atypical response for an infant, you might want to have her hearing tested>



1885

First Known Use of atypical

1885


Medical Dictionary

atypical

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adjective atyp·i·cal \(ˈ)ā-ˈtip-i-kəl\

Medical Definition of atypical

  1. :  not typical :  not like the usual or normal type

  2. atyp·i·cal·ly \(ˈ)ā-ˈtip-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb





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