noun Etymology: French, from Greek prōtotypon, from neuter of prōtotypos archetypal, from prōt- + typos type Date: 1552 1. an original model on which something is patterned ; archetype 2. an individual that exhibits the essential features of a later type 3. a standard or typical example 4. a first full-scale and usually functional form of a new type or design of a construction (as an airplane)

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