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1. Lacking originality, creativity, or individuality.
2. Conforming to a social norm; conventional.
3. Of or relating to stereotypy: stereotyped behavior.
4. Printing Printed or reproduced from stereotype plates.
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1. lacking originality or individuality; conventional; trite
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) reproduced from or on a stereotype printing plate
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ster•e•o•typed(ˈstɛr i əˌtaɪpt, ˈstɪər-)
fixed or settled in form; lacking freshness or originality; hackneyed; conventional.
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|Adj.||1.||stereotyped - lacking spontaneity or originality or individuality; "stereotyped phrases of condolence"; "even his profanity was unimaginative"|
conventional - unimaginative and conformist; "conventional bourgeois lives"; "conventional attitudes"
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adjective unoriginal, stock, standard, tired, conventional, played out, stale, banal, standardized, mass-produced, corny (slang), threadbare, trite, hackneyed, overused, platitudinous, cliché-ridden Listeners seem to have stereotyped ideas.
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