how to pronounce atypical


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atypical is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of atypical in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… that's very atypical when it comes to a …”

meanings of atypical


  1. Unusual or irregular.
  2. Not conforming to the normal type.


  1. An atypical antipsychotic.

atypical frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word atypical occurs in english on average 1.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics atypical can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that atypical can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

words with pronunciation similar to atypical


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