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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Lacking originality; trite.

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  • adj. lacking originality

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not original; derived; adventitious; accidental.
  • Having no origin or birth; ungenerated.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. not original; not being or productive of something fresh and unusual

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