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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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It was, in fact, a wicked and malicious attempt on the part of some third person to fix the crime on the prisoner.
Feeling sure that the window had been open at the time of the tragedy, I conceived that there might have been a third person in the affair, who stood outside this opening and fired through it.
It was always an interesting occasion when a young pair launched their first invitations in the third person, and their summons was seldom refused even by the seasoned and sought-after.
He knows that I am his superior, and acknowledges it to me; but he would cut his tongue out before he would own it to any third person.
The sudden lapse into the third person here for a couple of lines is due to the fact that the two Iliadic lines taken are in the third person.
The presence of a third person in the room seemed to give him extraordinary courage.
Suffice it for all third persons to know--what Rosalind indeed has never known, and what I hope no reader will be fool enough to tell her--that Orlando was for the moment hopelessly and besottedly faithless to his wife, and that my services had been bespoken in the very narrowest nick of time.
Writing in the third person comes across as significantly more hostile than the friendlier, less-formal first person, according to the blog.
As for the third person (he, she, it, they), it is known as 'gh'ib' in Arabic grammar, which is hardly surprising.
Fawad and the name of third person could not be ascertained immediately.
TWO women were killed and a third person was seriously injured when a car crashed on the M1 early yesterday.
Use of the third person along with excessive use of question marks rated high on the anger scale.