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person

Legally, any natural or artificial person, which would include corporations, partnerships, associations, and limited liability companies. If it is important to distinguish among the “persons” who may do something or who are prohibited from doing something, relevant contracts, leases, or statutes will usually define the term.

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Philosophy students applied most of the first person pronouns, compared to other disciplines.
Even though she does reject the idea that the first person perspective can be reductively explained, she does not seem to be opposed to the idea that its development can be scientifically illuminated.
He was the first person to swim around the Fastnet Rock off the south coast of Ireland and also hit the headlines for becoming the first person to complete the Oceans Seven Challenge in July of last year.
President of First Person Chris Neumann comments, "This investment from PHS will allow First Person Software to accelerate the development of our product roadmap.
He was the first person to construct a globe and the first to write a book on geography.
By using the gender-neutral first person plural N'varekh "let us bless," she eliminates the masculine You.
In first person POV, the writer gets into the character's head.
The films and videos History and Memory (Rea Tajiri, 1991), The Thin Blue Line (Errol Morris, 1987), First Person Plural (Lynn Hershman, 1990), Who Killed Vincent Chin?
A Revolutionary First Person Action Adventure for Next Generation Consoles and PCs from the Makers of Battlefield
Reality and Science Fiction Clash in Innovative First Person Shooter for Next Generation Systems and PC
Narrated in the first person, the story branches out to include several sub-plots involving the lives of criminals and also those of the squad members and their extended families.
Oxnard Street resident Mark Caplan said he was the first person to arrive at the scene, and found all six people involved in the crash were conscious.