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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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Unlike the third person singular number (he, she, it), all other persons and numbers take the form of the verb without the s or es: 18) They speak good English.
The team measured brain activity during the experiments and found that the people referring to themselves in the third person reacted less emotionally immediately after seeing those negative images or remembering those negative memories - without the subjects having to consciously control their emotions on a cognitive level.
What this writer finds amusing is the use of illeism in science fiction, when robots, computers, and other artificial life to refer to themselves in the third person, e.
The perceptual component, according to Davison (1983), is based on the notion that mass media messages have their greatest influence not on me or you, but on them--the third persons.
In Thief: Deadly Shadows, gamers will be able to play in either third person or first person perspectives, and shift seamlessly between each on the fly.
The third person could be someone like Lesley McCarthy or someone from the Durham Road campaign (in Newport).
This Lord is then referred to in the third person as the sovereign of the universe who does such-and-such, for example "who commanded us to do something" or "who creates the fruit of the vine.
LITTLEROCK - Homicide investigators said Wednesday they expect to arrest a third person in the fatal beating of a Littlerock teen-ager at a weekend party.
THE THIRD-PERSON RESPONSE: Able-bodied people will refer to you in the third person.
The three main points of view are first person, third person singular, and third person omniscient.
Perhaps the most eye-grabbing feature of this game, however, is the Hero Mode, where you go from the typical top-down tactical view to controlling a single unit, in either over-the-shoulder third person or directly through their eyes.