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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

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of atypical

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

atypicalityplay \ˌā-ˌti-pə-ˈka-lə-tē\ noun
atypicallyplay \(ˌ)ā-ˈti-pi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of atypical in a sentence

  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


ATYPICAL Defined for Kids

atypical

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adjective atyp·i·cal \ˈā-ˈti-pi-kəl\

Definition of atypical for Students

  1. :  not usual or normal:  not typical <an atypical case>

atypically adverb




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