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3 definitions found
 for individuality
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Individuality \In`di*vid`u*al"i*ty\, n.; pl. Individualities.
     [Cf. F. individualit['e].]
     [1913 Webster]
     1. The quality or state of being individual or constituting
        an individual; separate or distinct existence; oneness;
        unity. --Arbuthnot.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              They possess separate individualities. --H. Spencer.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. The character or property appropriate or peculiar to an
        individual; that quality which distinguishes one person or
        thing from another; the sum of characteristic traits;
        distinctive character; as, he is a person of marked
        individuality.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     3. A habit of thinking and acting in one's own distinctive
        manner and as one believes appropriate, not being heavily
        influenced by the opinions of others; -- of people.
        [PJC]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  individuality
      n 1: the quality of being individual; "so absorbed by the
           movement that she lost all sense of individuality" [syn:
           individuality, individualism, individuation] [ant:
           commonality, commonness]
      2: the distinct personality of an individual regarded as a
         persisting entity; "you can lose your identity when you join
         the army" [syn: identity, personal identity,
         individuality]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  57 Moby Thesaurus words for "individuality":
     character, combination, complexion, difference, differentiation,
     differentness, dissimilarity, distinctiveness, egohood, fusion,
     human factor, humor, identity, independence, individualism,
     indivisibility, intactness, integrality, integration, integrity,
     inviolability, irreducibility, makeup, nature, nominalism,
     nonconformity, oneness, organic unity, particularism,
     particularity, personal equation, personal identity, personality,
     personship, purity, self-identity, selfhood, selfness,
     selfsameness, separateness, simplicity, singleness, singularity,
     solidarity, solidification, solidity, soul, temper, temperament,
     undividedness, unification, uniformity, uniqueness, unity,
     univocity, unlikeness, wholeness
  
  

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