Get Your Premium Membership

Identity

Definition

[n] the distinct personality of an individual regarded as a persisting entity; "you can lose your identity when you join the army"
[n] exact sameness; "they shared an identity of interests"
[n] the individual characteristics by which a thing or person is recognized or known; "geneticists only recently discovered the identity of the gene that causes it"; "it was too dark to determine his identity"; "she guessed the identity of his lover"
[n] an operator that leaves unchanged the element on which it operates; "the identity under numerical multiplication is 1"


Related Information

More Identity Links