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 I’des (1 syl.).Id’iosyncrasy. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Id’iom.
 
A mode of expression peculiar to a language, as a Latin idiom, a French idiom. (Greek, id’ios, peculiar to oneself.)   1
 


 I’des (1 syl.).Id’iosyncrasy. 

 
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