stereotype(redirected from Stereotypes of Italians and Italian Americans)
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an exaggerated, generalized, oversimplified belief or image, often concerning a group, an individual, or a form of behavior.
Etymology: Gk, stereos + typos, mark
a generalization about a form of behavior, an individual, or a group.
stereotypeNeurology Stereotypy, see there Vox populi A preconceived and oversimplified idea of the characteristics which make up a person. See Sexual stereotype, Skid row stereotype.
n a generalization about a form of behavior, an individual, or a group.