Idiopathical
Idiopathic Id`i*o*path"ic, Idiopathical Id`i*o*path"ic*al, a. [Cf. F. idiopathique.] (Med.) Pertaining to idiopathy; characterizing a disease arising primarily, and not in consequence of some other disease or injury; -- opposed to {symptomatic}, {sympathetic}, and {traumatic}. -- {Id`i*o*path"ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • Idiopathic — Id i*o*path ic, Idiopathical Id i*o*path ic*al, a. [Cf. F. idiopathique.] (Med.) Pertaining to idiopathy; characterizing a disease arising primarily, and not in consequence of some other disease or injury; opposed to {symptomatic}, {sympathetic} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Idiopathically — Idiopathic Id i*o*path ic, Idiopathical Id i*o*path ic*al, a. [Cf. F. idiopathique.] (Med.) Pertaining to idiopathy; characterizing a disease arising primarily, and not in consequence of some other disease or injury; opposed to {symptomatic},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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