of his, her, its, or their own kind; unique.
sui generis [(sooh-ee, sooh-eye jen-uh-ris)]
A person or thing that is unique, in a class by itself: “She is an original artist; each of her paintings is sui generis.” From Latin, meaning “of its own kind.”
adjective, Law. 1. capable of managing one’s affairs or assuming legal responsibility. adjective 1. (usually postpositive) (law) of full age and not under disability; legally competent to manage one’s own affairs; independent
noun, Chess. 1. self-mate.
verb (used with object), sued, suing. 1. to institute a process in law against; bring a civil action against: to sue someone for damages. 2. to woo or court. 3. Obsolete. to make petition or appeal to. verb (used without object), sued, suing. 4. to institute legal proceedings, or bring suit: She threatened to sue. […]
noun 1. the natural grease of the wool of sheep, consisting of a mixture of fatty matter and potassium salts, used as a source of potash and in the preparation of ointments. noun 1. a water-soluble substance found in the fleece of sheep, consisting of peptides, organic acids, metal ions, and inorganic cations and formed […]