Word of the Day – Feb. 25 – Idiopathic

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Adjective: Idiopathic  (id-ee-uh-PATH-ik)

Definition:

1. Arising spontaneously or from an obscure or unknown cause

2. Peculiar to the individual
Sample sentence: Some dogs have idiopathic epilepsy, which means there’s no real explanation for their seizures, though even a reasonably mild stressor may increase the odds of a seizure.

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