nonexotic

adjective
non·​ex·​ot·​ic | \ ˌnän-ig-ˈzä-tik How to pronounce nonexotic (audio) \

Definition of nonexotic

: not exotic: such as
a : not introduced from another country nonexotic plant species
b : not strikingly, excitingly, or mysteriously different or unusual nonexotic designs

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nonexotic noun

First Known Use of nonexotic

1886, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonexotic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonexotic. Accessed 7 Jul. 2020.

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