|1.||[ noun ] the quality of being individual|
: "so absorbed by the movement that she lost all sense of individuality"
|Related terms:||commonality trait singularity peculiarity individuate individual|
|2.||[ noun ] a belief in the importance of the individual and the virtue of self-reliance and personal independence|
|Related terms:||belief rugged_individualism|
|3.||[ noun ] (politics) the doctrine that government should not interfere in commercial affairs|