Stereotypy meaning

stĕrē-ə-tīpē, stîr-
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Excessive repetition or lack of variation in movements, ideas, or patterns of speech, especially when viewed as a symptom of certain developmental or psychiatric disorders.
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(printing) The process or art of making stereotype plates.
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The process of making or printing from stereotype plates.
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Abnormal repetition of an action, speech phrase, etc., or abnormal sustained maintenance of a position or posture, as seen in some phases of schizophrenia.
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Excessive repetition or lack of variation in movements, postures, or patterns of speech, especially when viewed as a symptom of certain developmental or psychiatric disorders.
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Abnormal, repeated, nonfunctional behavior, such as pacing or chewing, in a captive or domesticated animal.
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(countable, medicine) Excessive repetition, especially of meaningless gestures.
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(uncountable) The process of making stereotype plates and printing from them.
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