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Pertaining to the characteristics or behavior of a particular person as a person, as opposed to nomothetic.
[idio- + G. graphō, to write]
idiographic adjective Referring to that which is unique to oneself and one’s personal life history.
idiographic relating to the study of individuals rather than groups. See also nomothetic.