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typical

Biology having most of the characteristics of a particular taxonomic group

Typical

 

that which is normal or of the nature of a model; the most likely for a given system of the objective world.

As applied to aesthetics, the concept of the typical was most extensively elaborated in some 19th-century literary theories with respect to the then current view of the specific character of realism in the arts—as, for example, in the works of V. G. Belinskii, H. Taine, and G. Brandes. In a letter to M. Harkness (1888), F. Engels described realism in the arts as “the truthful reproduction of typical characters in typical circumstances” (K. Marx and F. Engels, Soch., 2nd ed., vol. 37, p. 35).

The term “typification” (tipizatsiia) is often applied to the complex artistic process that creates characters “true to type.” Alternatively, typification may refer to the depiction of a single individual as a synthesis of typical traits that the artist has taken from many actual persons. What is more essential, however, is that the artist develop to the fullest possible extent the potentialities manifested by living individuals. The representation of typical characters, as well as their interaction with each other and with circumstances, reflects the artist’s cognizance of the substantive correlation between the individual and society.

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Legend: V = visual, O = olfact, T = taste/flavor, Li = limpidity, In = intensity, Hu = hue, Ty = typicality, Gp = green bell pepper, Fr = fruity, Sp = spicy, Ve = vegetal, An = animal, Bo = body, As = astringency, Ac = acidity, Ba = balance, Pe = persistence, Qu = overall quality.
53) find an inverted U-shaped curve between typicality and aesthetic perception of consumer durables.
A three-way analysis of variance (ANOVA) with exemplar typicality, victim expectations, and crime news attention as the independent variables and perceived likelihood that the victim was Black as the dependent variable revealed a significant three-way interaction, F(1, 232) = 4.63, p = .03, [[eta].sup.2.sub.p] = .02.
Compute the typicality matrix T = [[t.sub.ik]] by (11).
The typicality value was computed for each word according to the category norms corpus for the Italian language [18].
PAGA contains no requirements of numerosity, commonality, or typicality. Sakkab, 803 F.3d at 436.
at 502, 519-21 (detailing how P&G argued the class failed to demonstrate commonality, typicality, or predominance).
Also, we placed gender typicality and dominance in different versions as they may also be correlated (see Oosterhof & Todorov, 2008).
Before an actual analysis of the veracity of the claim about the typicality of the novel's characters could be undertaken, it is essential to clarify what it could be referring to.
(2003) invoked a dualmode explanation for typicality and novelty effects related to aesthetic preference for consumer products.
Two of the frameworks that have attempted to explain this effect are the bookkeeping and typicality models.