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identity

noun [C, U]     /aɪˈdentəti/
PERSON B2 who someone is: They promised to keep her identity secret . Police are trying to establish the identity of a woman seen walking away from the accident .Mind and personalityScience of psychology and psychoanalysis
DIFFERENT FROM B2 the things that make one person or group of people different from others : cultural / national identity Mind and personalityScience of psychology and psychoanalysis
(Definition of identity noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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