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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The distinct personality of an individual regarded as a persisting entity; Exact sameness; The individual characteristics by which a thing or person is recognized or known; An operator that leaves unchanged the element on which it operates.

Usage examples (41)
  • They shared an identity of interests
  • You can lose your identity when you join the army
  • Geneticists only recently discovered the identity of the gene that causes it
  • It was too dark to determine his identity for more
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