idioisolysin id·i·o·i·sol·y·sin (ĭd’ē-ō-ī-sŏl’ĭ-sĭn, -ī’sə-lī’sĭn)
An idiolysin occurring in the blood of an animal and capable of combining with red blood cells from an animal of the same species, thereby causing hemolysis when complement is present.
[id-ee-uh-lekt] /ˈɪd i əˌlɛkt/ noun, Linguistics. 1. a person’s individual speech pattern. Compare (def 1). /ˈɪdɪəˌlɛkt/ noun 1. the variety or form of a language used by an individual n. 1948, from idio- + second element abstracted from dialect.
idiolysin id·i·ol·y·sin (ĭd’ē-ŏl’ĭ-sĭn, ĭd’ē-ə-lī’sĭn) n. A lysin that occurs in the blood of a person or an animal without the injection of a stimulating antigen or the passive transfer of antibodies.
[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 […]
[id-ee-uh-mat-ik] /ˌɪd i əˈmæt ɪk/ adjective 1. peculiar to or characteristic of a particular language or dialect: idiomatic French. 2. containing or using many . 3. having a distinct style or character, especially in the arts: idiomatic writing; an idiomatic composer. adj. 1712, from Latin idiomaticus, from Greek idiomatikos; from idios “one’s own” (see idiom) […]