(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
n. unconformity, uniqueness; personality; peculiarity, originality; character. See speciality, identity, unity.
(Roget's IV) n.
1. [The quality of being individual]
Syn. distinctiveness, distinction, peculiarity, particularity, separateness, dissimilarity, singularity, uniqueness, originality, idiosyncrasy, eccentricity, oddity, rarity, special way of doing things; see also difference 1 , originality .
2. [Character]
Syn. identity, personality, uniqueness, selfhood; see attitude 2 , behavior 1 , character 2 .
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) n.
personality, character, distinction, difference, uniqueness, singularity, idiosyncrasy, peculiarity, originality, self, temperament.
(Roget's Thesaurus II) noun 1. The set of behavioral or personal characteristics by which an individual is recognizable: identity, individualism, selfhood. See BE. 2. The quality of being individual: discreteness, distinctiveness, particularity, separateness, singularity. See INCLUDE.

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