neuroatypical

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Etymology[edit]

From neuro- +‎ atypical, by analogy with neurotypical.

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neuroatypical (comparative more neuroatypical, superlative most neuroatypical)

  1. Having an atypical neurological configuration.

Usage notes[edit]

Many discussions of neuroatypical people and neurotypical people concern the autism spectrum, but the terms are not specific to solely that type of neurodiversity; they are hypernymic.

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