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en·ti·ty

(en'ti-tē),
An independent thing; that which contains in itself all the conditions essential to individuality; that which forms of itself a complete whole; medically, denoting a separate and distinct disease or condition.
[L. ens (ent-), being, pres. p. of esse, to be]

entity

(ĕn′tĭ-tē) [L. ens, being]
1. A thing existing independently, containing in itself all the conditions necessary to individuality.
2. Something that forms a complete whole, denoting a distinct condition or disease.

en·ti·ty

(en'ti-tē)
Independent thing; that which contains in itself all conditions essential to individuality.
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The express business purpose of the entity is to invest in real estate properties for total return including an objective to realize capital appreciation (through disposal of its real estate properties, for example).
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1503(d)-1(b)(4), a "separate unit" is defined as a foreign branch ("foreign branch separate unit") or an interest in a hybrid entity ("hybrid entity separate unit").
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The Title II entity will then understand all the issues involved and be in a strong position to review the program requirements from an informed perspective.
Thus, unlike most current systems in which a single or a small collection of simulated entities exists, the number of simulated entities will be unlimited with each entity possessing unique knowledge, emotional associations, and life histories.
The accuracy of the data's representation of the entity and environment from which it originated, as well as its currency, are factors of data quality.
SLTs: A subsequently listed transaction (SLT) is any transaction to which an exempt entity is a party that the IRS determines to be a listed transaction at any time after the entity became a party to the transaction.