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English definition of “individual”

individual

noun [C]     /ˌɪndɪˈvɪdʒuəl/
SEPARATE B2 a person , especially when considered separately and not as part of a group : We try to treat our students as individuals.Particular and individual
SPECIAL informal a person with a special characteristic , usually one you dislike : a ruthless individualParticular and individual
(Definition of individual noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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