\stˌɛɹɪə͡ʊtˈɪpɪkə͡l], \stˌɛɹɪəʊtˈɪpɪkəl], \s_t_ˌɛ_ɹ_ɪ__əʊ_t_ˈɪ_p_ɪ_k_əl]\
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lacking spontaneity or originality or individuality; "stereotyped phrases of condolence"; "even his profanity was unimaginative"
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- Belonging to, or characteristic of, a system of elementary education which combined manual training with other instruction, advocated and practiced by Jean Henri Pestalozzi (1746-1827), Swiss teacher. An advocate or follower the system of Pestalozzi. pes-ta-lot'si-an, adj. pertaining to graduated object-teaching as originated by Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi (1745-1827).