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1 A group, such as a sports team, that creates norms and behaviour patterns (for example, nicknames and rituals) that are different from those in the subculture of which it is a part.

2 The culture of a small group, such as a sports team. The idioculture consists of a system of knowledge, beliefs, behaviours, and customs shared by members of the group.

Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

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