Definitions for "Individual"
Not divided, or not to be divided; existing as one entity, or distinct being or object; single; one; as, an individual man, animal, or city.
Of or pertaining to one only; peculiar to, or characteristic of, a single person or thing; distinctive; as, individual traits of character; individual exertions; individual peculiarities.
A single person, animal, or thing of any kind; a thing or being incapable of separation or division, without losing its identity; especially, a human being; a person.
a citizen of Guam or the U
a citizen of only one State for purposes of diversity jurisdiction, and does not become a citizen of other States by maintaining a residence or other form of physical presence there
a foreign person if the person is not a citizen or resident of the U
a new admission if he or she is admitted to any NF for the first time or does not qualify as a readmission
a readmission if he or she was readmitted to a facility from a hospital to which he or she was transferred for the purpose of receiving care
a citizen of the Republic of Korea if his or her name appears on the Korean Family Census Register
a composite of what his parents are
a Czech tax resident if he has his/her permanent address in the Czech Republic (i
Keywords:  ontology, owl, instance, belongs, guide
Context A term in ontology. Definition The term individual is another name for the term instance of a type.
From OWL Web Ontology Language Guide ( 2004-02-10) an instance of an OWL class, i.e., a resource that belongs to the class extension of an OWL class
thing that exists in space and time NOTE This includes things that actually exist, or have existed, and things that possibly exist in the past, present or future. EXAMPLE The pump with serial number ABC123, Battersea Power Station, Sir Joseph Whitworth, and the Starship "Enterprise" are examples of individuals.
We have CFS in such variety! Your main symptom is pain, mine is fatigue. I am best at 10 a.m., you kick in at midnight. You see getting a wheelchair as 'giving up', I see it as a means to a life. You relate to some of these definitions, I relate to others. My muscles ache at the end of the day, yours start screaming first thing in the morning. You go grey, I go rosy.
a conscious and conscientious being
a self-conscious and social being
a polyamorist and the adjective is polyamorous
a member of an organization if one devotes oneself full time or almost full time to the organization or if one is associated with members of the organization, especially for a lengthy period of time
a member of a species if it can have offspring with other members of the species, and of a matrilineal lineage if its mother is in that lineage
an eligible member of a family with dependent children
separate and distinct from others of the same kind; "mark the individual pages"; "on a case-by-case basis"
Abandonment of this word and of all substitutes for it seems essential wherever a positive general theory is undertaken or planned. Minor specialized studies in individualized phrasing should expressly name the limits of the application of the word, and beyond that should hold themselves firmly within such limits. The word " behavior" as presented in this vocabulary covers both individual and social on a transactional basis in which the distinction between them is aspectual.
a product of experiences, some of which - though influential - may have been lost to memory, some of which - though searing - may never be mentioned again, and some of which - though exhilarating - may lack the words to describe them
Keywords:  mamus, mama, gemini, plural, together
a Gemini Mamus, but the two together are Gemini Mama, plural
includes an individual of a wildlife species, whether living or dead, at any developmental stage and includes larvae, embryos, eggs, sperm, seeds, pollen, spores and asexual propagules.
Keywords:  kilometre, pursuit, chase, fastest, ski
An event that combines ski jumping from the normal hill and a 15-kilometre cross-country race.
pursuit A type of race in which the two riders start on opposite sides of the track and chase each other for a distance ranging from 3,000 to 5,000 meters. If one rider catches up to the other, the race is over. If not, the rider with the fastest time wins.
a Grandee if he or she holds a Grandeeship, regardless of possession of a title of Nobility
a form of duplicate bridge contest in which each player's score is kept separately from those of all the others.
a candidate if he or she offers himself or is proposed by others as a contestant for an elective public office at the national, state or local level
Keywords:  tourist, canada
a tourist in Canada
Keywords:  avid, baseball, team, duplicate, fan
A form of duplicate in which players compete as individuals, not as partnerships or teams. Players change partners at each round of play (typically two to four deals).
an avid fan of a certain baseball team
a consumer under this subparagraph regardless of whether the licensee establishes an ongoing advisory relationship
a peer when he or she has both a policy-making and a productive role in their community, and he or she is neither subordinate to others in making policy (like a wage-worker) nor superordinate to them (like a boss) in implementing it
an integrating unity, a homogeneous system of parts which complement each other
an interrelational energy system in which each part of the body itself is a system in relation to the other parts
a viewpoint-specific concentration of consciousness within the AEther
a whole unbroken or uncut meteorite specimen.
An HMO model in which the HMO contracts with a physician organization, which, in turn, contracts with individual physicians. The IPA physicians practice in their own offices and continue to see fee-for-service patients. The HMO reimburses the IPA on a capitated basis; however, the IPA usually reimburses the physicians on a fee-for-service basis. This type of system combines prepayment with the traditional means of delivering health care.
a covered employee while performing a service for compensation in the course of the business, occupation, profession, or trade of an employer if, in relation to the service, the
an employee for Federal employment tax purposes if he has the status of employee under the usual common law rules applicable in determining the employer-employee relationship
an independent contractor if you determine that an employer/employee relationship does not exist
an ROR if he does not satisfy both of the immediately preceding two conditions
Keywords:  violence, victim, family
a victim of family violence
a minimal Noosystem in the sense that it does not contain any other Noosystem as a part
An independent, or partially independent, zooid of a compound animal.
Keywords:  junior, firm, senior, manager
a junior manager at a firm
a senior manager at a firm
Keywords:  alien, dual, status
a dual-status alien for U
Keywords:  creatures, dog, pack, mind, sub
a small pack of dog-like creatures with a shared mind, (linked by sub-sound over short distances)
A particular human being. (B-11 Definitions Manual)
a vertebrate, preferably a mammal, more preferably a human
a limited being, constrained by external conditions
Keywords:  cfr, part, see
See Part II, 45 CFR 164.501.
Keywords:  singular, subject
a singular subject
a rare form of destinations worldwide
Keywords:  far, himself, beyond, feels, flowing
a part of the flowing, but he feels that the flowing is far beyond to himself
The individual has responsibility to strengthen the group.
A mailing that goes to one specific recipient, as opposed to "occupant" mailing.
Keywords:  foreigner
a foreigner if they are not a U
Keywords:  stem, branch, flowers, arranged, along
Flowers arranged individually on a plant (not in groups). This includes one flower per stem, or many flowers spaced along a branch.
a Director of two Public Limited Companies
Keywords:  matter, form
a form in matter
Keywords:  stream, continuous, nature, part
a part of the continuous stream of nature
Keywords:  group, one
a group of one, etc
Keywords:  design, see
See design.