What is the opposite of representative?

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Adjective
Opposite of typical of a class, group, or body of opinion
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(of a government or political system) Opposite of based on elected or chosen representatives
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Opposite of closely or accurately depicting that which is being copied or imitated
“We cannot use this imprecise representation of the Amazon rainforest as our backdrop.”
Adjective
Opposite of not literal, but symbolic
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Opposite of not reprehensible, blameless, without blame
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Opposite of representing things in a way that is accurate and true to life
“It just happened that non-realistic art got media attention because the media focuses on the shocking and controversial.”
Adjective
Opposite of of, relating to, or containing allegory
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Opposite of a characteristic particular to something
“The rituals engaged by these villagers are prevalent throughout the region.”
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Opposite of serving as an example or explanation
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Opposite of famously and distinctively representative of its type
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Opposite of conforming to or governed by an accepted standard of procedure or convention
“When the workers walked out, they were subsequently fired for taking unofficial measures.”
Adjective
Opposite of distinct or special to a specific individual, thing or circumstance
“The basic concept applies to a general class of operator equations and general discretization methods.”
Adjective
Opposite of in the form of a diagram
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Opposite of being the most suitable
“The novel is designed for adolescent children but is unsuitable for kids in the younger age bracket.”
Noun
Opposite of a person sent or authorized to represent others
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Opposite of a person or a company that sells
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Opposite of someone who is employed in a regular job
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Opposite of a person who acts on behalf of another person or group
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Opposite of a person who is appointed to undertake the duties of a superior in the superior's absence
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Opposite of a substitute (usually of a person, position or role)
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Opposite of a person, country, or organization that has joined a group, society, or team
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Opposite of a representation of things in a group or a concept
“Rembrandt's Baroque style can be seen as the antithesis to Picasso's penchant for cubism.”
Noun
Opposite of a person who knows the inner workings of a group or organization
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Opposite of a person holding public office or having official duties, especially as a representative of an organization or government department
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Opposite of someone who gives favorable press
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Opposite of a person invested with full powers, especially as a diplomatic agent of a sovereign state
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Opposite of one who governs a country, province, or colony as the representative of a monarch
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Opposite of a person sent as a representative, usually one on a special mission
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Opposite of a sample or specimen used for testing or analysis
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Opposite of a person sent or authorized to represent others
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Opposite of someone who purchases
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Opposite of a leader or person in authority
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Opposite of a job or position
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Opposite of a male member of a workforce or team
“She resolved therefore to become a workwoman and to employ in this way the leisure she possessed from household avocations.”
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