INDIVID'UAL, . [L. individuus; in and dividuus, from divido, to divide.]1. Not divided, or not to be divided; single; one; as an individual man or city. --Under his great vicegerent reign abide United, as one individual soul.2. Pertaining to one only; as individual labor or exertions.
INDIVID'UAL, n. A single person or human being. This is the common application of the word; as,there was not an individual present.1. A single animal or thing of any kind. But this word, as a noun, is rarely applied except to human beings.