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English definition of “individual”

individual

noun [C] (SINGLE)    /ˌɪn.dɪˈvɪd.ju.əl/
B2 a single person or thing, especially when compared to the group or set to which they belong: Every individual has rights which must never be taken away. Like many creative individuals, she can be very bad-tempered. We try to treat our students as individuals.Particular and individual
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