antitype
paratype (every specimen, other than the holotype, in the type-series; all the specimens on which the author bases the series, except any that (s)he refers to as variants, or doubtfully associates with the nominal species, or expressly excludes from it). Paratype is preferred

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • Antitype — An ti*type, n. [Gr. ? of corresponding form; ? against + ? type, figure. See {Type}.] That of which the type is the pattern or representation; that which is represented by the type or symbol. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • antitype — (n.) also anti type, 1610s, from Gk. antitypos corresponding in form, lit. struck back, responding as an impression to a die, from anti (see ANTI (Cf. anti )) + typos a blow, mark (see TYPE (Cf. type) (n.)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • antitype — [an΄ti tīp΄] n. [LL antitypus < LGr antitypos < Gr, resembling, corresponding to + typos, figure: see TYPE] 1. the person or thing represented or foreshadowed by an earlier type or symbol 2. an opposite type antitypical [an΄titip′i kəl] adj …   English World dictionary

  • antitype — ⇒ANTI( )TYPE, (ANTITYPE, ANTI TYPE) subst. masc. Rare. Personne ou chose dont le type s oppose à un type donné : • 1. Les étrangers, nos anti types, comme disait Mme Abel, les Anglais tenaces et les lourds Allemands, nous considèrent et nous… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • antitype — n. [Gr. anti, against; typos, type] 1. An opposite type; a countertype. 2. A corresponding specimen of a type species, obtained at the same time and location of the type. This definition has no standing in the ICZN …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • antitype — antitypic /an ti tip ik/, antitypical, adj. antitypically, adv. /an ti tuyp /, n. something that is foreshadowed by a type or symbol, as a New Testament event prefigured in the Old Testament. [1605 15; < ML antitypus < LGk antítypos (impression)… …   Universalium

  • antitype — noun Something that is symbolized or represented by a type. See Also: archetype, type, typology …   Wiktionary

  • Antitype — Прототип (оригинал, с которого снимают копии) …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • antitype — Synonyms and related words: antetype, archetype, biotype, classic example, criterion, epitome, fugleman, fugler, genotype, imitatee, lead, mirror, model, original, paradigm, pattern, precedent, prototype, representative, rule, standard, type,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • antitype — n. model for something that is to come (e.g. someone in the Old Testament that foreshadows the coming of someone similar in the New Testament); opposite type …   English contemporary dictionary

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