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1 : the quality, state, or fact of being a person [the corporation has legal ]
2 : the totality of an individual's behavioral and emotional characteristics [a disorder]
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.