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personanoun [C]

uk   /pəˈsəʊ.nə/  us   /pɚˈsoʊ-/ (plural personae or personas)
the ​particulartype of ​character that a ​personseems to have and that is often different from ​theirreal or ​privatecharacter: He had a ​shy, ​retiringside to his ​personality that was ​completely at ​odds with his public persona.
(Definition of persona from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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personanoun [C]

 us   /pərˈsoʊ·nə/ (plural personas or personae  /pərˈsoʊ·ni/ )
the ​particulartype of ​character that a ​personseems to have, which is often different from the ​real or ​privatecharacter that ​person has: the senator’s ​public persona literature A persona is also the ​voice in which an ​author writes a ​story or ​poem
(Definition of persona from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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