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A word originating (approximately 2003), used by the autistic community as an alternative term for the Neurotypical or non-autistic person. Like the roots of the word Autism ( Greek Autos (self) + Ism ( state or action)) , Allistic is (Greek Allos (other) + Ism ( state or action)).
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