[id-ee-uh-mat-ik] /ˌɪd i əˈmæt ɪk/
peculiar to or characteristic of a particular language or dialect:
containing or using many .
having a distinct style or character, especially in the arts:
idiomatic writing; an idiomatic composer.
1712, from Latin idiomaticus, from Greek idiomatikos; from idios “one’s own” (see idiom) + matos “thinking, animated” (see automaton).
[id-ee-uh m] /ˈɪd i əm/ noun 1. an expression whose meaning is not predictable from the usual meanings of its constituent elements, as kick the bucket or hang one’s head, or from the general grammatical rules of a language, as the table round for the round table, and that is not a constituent of a […]
- Idiomuscular contraction
idiomuscular contraction id·i·o·mus·cu·lar contraction (ĭd’ē-ō-mŭs’kyə-lər) n. See myoedema.
1. a diminutive suffix occurring in loanwords from Greek: enchiridion.
[id-ee-uh-path-ik] /ˌɪd i əˈpæθ ɪk/ adjective, Pathology. 1. of unknown cause, as a disease. idiopathic id·i·o·path·ic (ĭd’ē-ə-pāth’ĭk) adj. idiopathic (ĭd’ē-ə-pāth’ĭk) Relating to or being a disease having no known cause.