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[in-duh-vij-oo-uh-lee] /ˌɪn dəˈvɪdʒ u ə li/

one at a time; separately:
The delegates were introduced individually.
Each of us is individually responsible.
in an or personally unique manner:
Her interpretation was individually conceived.

1590s, “indivisibly,” from individual + -ly (2). Meaning “as individuals” is from 1640s.


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