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noun attributes, being, character, disposition, distinction, distinctiveness, identity, individualism, individuality, ingenium, makeup, nature, oneness, originality, particularity, personal identity, personal mark, predisposition, selfhood, selfness, singularity, soul, style, temperament, traits, type, uniqueness
See also: character, disposition, identity, inclination, individual, individuality, presence, property, temperament

PERSONALITY. An abstract of personal; as, the action is in the personalty, that is, it is brought against a person for a personal duty which he owes. It also signifies what belongs to the person; as, personal property.

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Depressive disorder, histrionic personality disorder, and obsessive-compulsive personality disorder were respectively the three most common psychiatric disorders detected in female victims of domestic violence in Ahvaz, Iran.
Childhood obsessive-compulsive personality traits in adult women with eating disorders: defining a broader eating disorder phenotype.
Working with patients with the obsessive-compulsive personality disorder can be most exhausting.
It became apparent that obsessive-compulsive personality traits contribute significantly to problems of school failure.
It was precisely this innate, obsessive-compulsive personality that would mark out Amy as both THE song-writing genius of a generation and a deeply flawed, self-destructive individual.
Furthermore, the family history was positive for obsessive-compulsive personality disorder - his mother and his sister were OCD sufferers.
The patients had a wide range of disorders, including eating disorders, borderline personality disorder, avoidant and obsessive-compulsive personality disorders, chronic depression, and chronic anxiety.

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