Definition of Individual. Meaning of Individual. Synonyms of Individual

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Definition of Individual

Individual
Individual In`di*vid"u*al, n. 1. A single person, animal, or thing of any kind; a thing or being incapable of separation or division, without losing its identity; especially, a human being; a person. --Cowper. An object which is in the strict and primary sense one, and can not be logically divided, is called an individual. --Whately. That individuals die, his will ordains. --Dryden. 2. (Zo["o]l.) (a) An independent, or partially independent, zooid of a compound animal. (b) The product of a single egg, whether it remains a single animal or becomes compound by budding or fission.
Individual
Individual In`di*vid"u*al (?; 135), a. [L. individuus indivisible; pref. in- not + dividuus divisible, fr. dividere to divide: cf. F. individuel. See Divide.] 1. Not divided, or not to be divided; existing as one entity, or distinct being or object; single; one; as, an individual man, animal, or city. Mind has a being of its own, distinct from that of all other things, and is pure, unmingled, individual substance. --A. Tucker. United as one individual soul. --Milton. 2. Of or pertaining to one only; peculiar to, or characteristic of, a single person or thing; distinctive; as, individual traits of character; individual exertions; individual peculiarities.

Meaning of Individual from wikipedia

- An individual is that which exists as a distinct entity. Individuality (or self-hood) is the state or quality of being an individual; particularly of...
- An individual sport is a sport in which parti****nts compete as individuals. However, team competitions in individual sports also occur, such as relay...
- The Individual is the journal of the Society for Individual Freedom published in the United Kingdom. The magazine is published two or three times per...
- This is a list of individual famous actual dogs; for famous dogs from fiction, see: List of fictional dogs Axelrod, B****et Hound, appeared in commercials...
- Individual psychology is the psychological method or science founded by the Viennese psychiatrist Alfred Adler. The English edition of Adler's work on...
- women cricketer Belinda Clark broke the 200 runs mark and set the highest individual score of unbeaten 229 runs against Denmark in One Day Internationals at...
- Individual reclamation (French: reprise individuelle) is a form of direct action, characterized by the individual theft of resources from the rich by...
- An Individual augmentee is a United States military member attached to a unit (battalion or company) as a temporary duty ****ignment (TAD/TDY). Individual...
- 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo will feature three disciplines for both individual and team competitions. The 200 quota places for equestrian were divided...
- contrast, individual rights are rights held by individual people; even if they are group-differentiated, which most rights are, they remain individual rights...
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