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identity

 [i-den´tĭ-te]
the aggregate of characteristics by which an individual is recognized by himself and others.
disturbed personal identity a nursing diagnosis accepted by the North American Nursing Diagnosis Association, defined as the inability to distinguish between the self and nonself.
gender identity a person's concept of himself or herself as being male and masculine or female and feminine, or ambivalent, usually based on physical characteristics, parental attitudes and expectations, and psychological and social pressures. It is the private experience of gender role.

i·den·ti·ty

(ī-den'ti-tē),
The summation of a person's internalized history of relationship with objects, his or her social role, and his or her perception of both; the experience of "I". See: ego.
See also: persona, shadow (2).

identity

Psychiatry A person's global role in life and perception of a sense of self. See Core identity, Gender identity Social medicine A sense of individuality including one's distinct personality, talents, abilities, and flaws.

i·den·ti·ty

(ī-den'ti-tē)
1. The sum of characteristics by which a person is recognized (by self and others).
2. A composite definition of the self that includes an interpersonal aspect (e.g., roles, relationships); an aspect of possibility or potential (i.e., who one might become) and a values-oriented aspect that provides a basis for choices and decisions, including self-esteem and self-concept, both in reflecting and being influenced by the society in which one functions.

i·den·ti·ty

(ī-den'ti-tē)
Summation of a person's internalized history of relationship with objects, his or her social role, and his or her perception of both; the experience of "I."
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However, because the emotional attachment, cultivating culture, and academic accumulation and output theme categories address internal stakeholders, the intention of the communication effort is to reinforce and strengthen distinctive identity elements.
(3) (NSS[(U).sup.E], [[intersection].sub.E]) is a monoid with [[PHI].sub.[PHI]] as an identity element, (NSS[(U).sub.A], [[intersection].sub.E]) is a subsemigroup of (NSS[(U).sup.E], [[intersection].sub.E])
Similarly, n-ary semigroup (R, g) has an identity element 1 if
A two-dimensional unital division algebra B is spanned by the identity element 1 and some element b [member of] B \ R1.
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