• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Unexceptive Not exceptive; not including, admitting, or being, an exception.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • unexceptive Not exceptive; admitting no exception.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Unexceptive not exceptive
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  • Jean De La Bruyere
    “One should never risk a joke, even of the mildest and most unexceptional charters, except among people of culture and wit.”


In literature:

Chesterfield is an unexceptional witness; for the annuity was a charge on the estate of his grandfather, Halifax.
"The History of England from the Accession of James II." by Thomas Babington Macaulay
UNEXCEPTED, no objection taken at.
"Volpone; Or, The Fox" by Ben Jonson
In every respect, too, her ways and behaviour had been unexceptional.
"A Siren" by Thomas Adolphus Trollope
UNEXCEPTED, no objection taken at.
"Sejanus: His Fall" by Ben Jonson
UNEXCEPTED, no objection taken at.
"Every Man In His Humor" by Ben Jonson
The inference is that it proceeded upon orthodox and unexceptional lines.
"Archibald Malmaison" by Julian Hawthorne
There was one small touch which made the environment seem even more friendly and unexceptional.
"Out To Win" by Coningsby Dawson
The count agreed, expressing an opinion that the 51 Lafitte was unexceptional.
"The Claverings" by Anthony Trollope
The young man had a resolute, honest, unexceptional face, unmarked by any strong passion.
"The Status Civilization" by Robert Sheckley
SEELY'S brief statement, dignified in its simplicity, unexceptional in its good taste, listened to by both sides with evident sympathy.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 146, April 8, 1914" by Various

In news:

The photograph is unexceptional, according to those who have inspected it, similar to pictures seen in the homes and offices of self-important people everywhere.
President Obama's first fireside chat — unexceptional exceptionalism.
Big and cushy: Roomy Hyundai Azera has plenty of features but is unexceptional overall.
Siam Orchid experience ranges from delicious to unexceptional.
Local nonprofit helps the ' unexceptional .
JP SOUTH—Tucked away in an unremarkable corner of South Street, a group of unexceptional people are helping other unexceptional people, one donation at a time.
Siam Orchid experience ranges from delicious to unexceptional .
'Warrior' review: An unexceptional addition to the fight-movie genre.
I know this seems unexceptional, but really, it's not.
Ignacio Correas IV Jockey: Kent Desormeaux Gets the riding services of a Maryland legend, but colt's best effort was unexceptional fourth-place finish in Wood Memorial.

In science:

The contribution of the unexceptional spaces can be dealt with by the preceding arguments to obtain a very small contribution (at most δn for any fixed δ > 0 given that we set ε1 = ε1 (γ , δ) suitably small), so it remains to consider the exceptional spaces V .
On the singularity probability of random Bernoulli matrices
As the terminology suggests, the exceptional spaces will turn out to be relatively rare compared to the unexceptional spaces, as will be seen by comparing Lemma 4.1 and Lemma 4.2 below.
On the singularity probability of random Bernoulli matrices
V ∈Gr(d± ):V unexceptional where the decay rate in the o(n) term can depend on ǫ0 , ǫ1 .
On the singularity probability of random Bernoulli matrices
To prove Proposition 5.4, as in [11, Proposition 2.5], we will separate hyperplanes V of medium combinatorial dimension into two classes, which we will call exceptional and unexceptional (see Definition 5.5).
On the singularity probability of discrete random matrices
The unexceptional case will be proved in the remainder of this section, and the exceptional case will be proved in Sections 6, 7, and 8.
On the singularity probability of discrete random matrices