unrepresentative

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adjective un·rep·re·sen·ta·tive \ˌən-ˌre-pri-ˈzen-tə-tiv\

Definition of unrepresentative

  1. :  not representative: such asa :  not typical or characteristic :  atypical an unrepresentative sample We only claim that our town is not all that unrepresentative of America in its mixture of idealism and weakness, ambitions and muddles … — Judith Martinb :  not representing an electorate an unrepresentative judiciary

unrepresentativeness

noun

First Known Use of unrepresentative

1829


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