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used in Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

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to classify someone or something with an oversimplified set of characteristics — especially incorrectly


someone or something representing such a classification
  • Columbus has become such a schoolbook stereotype it's almost impossible to imagine him as a living human being anymore.
    Part 2 (85% in)
  • Clichés and stereotypes such as "beatnik" or "hippie" have been invented for the antitechnologists, the antisystem people, and will continue to be.
    Part 1 (18% in)

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