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(pl. of Gk. idioma, “peculiarity”). Attributes, or properties. In Christology communicatio idiomatum refers to the communication of attributes resulting from the communion of natures (communio naturarum) in Christ by virtue of the personal union. See also Christ Jesus, I; Hypostatic Union.

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