One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1Genetics. Of or relating to an individual's idiotype; genetic, inherited. Now rare.
2Immunology. Of or relating to the idiotype of an immunoglobulin molecule; (of a vaccine) directed against an idiotype.
Mid 19th century (in an earlier sense). From idiotype + -ic.
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