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uk   /ʌnˌkær.ək.təˈrɪs.tɪk/ us   /ʌnˌker.ək.təˈrɪs.tɪk/
(Definition of uncharacteristic from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “uncharacteristic”
in Chinese (Simplified) 非典型的…
in Turkish ...a/e özgü olmayan, ...dan/den umulmayan, tipik olmayan…
in Russian нетипичный, нехарактерный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 非典型的…
in Polish nietypowy, dziwny…
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