What is PERSONALITY?

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noun. the configuration of personality traits and actions which includes a person's individual acclimation to life, inclusive of primary traits, interests, motivations, morals, self-concept, skills, and emotional trends. Character is usually seen as a complicated, dynamic consolidation or entirety, formed by multiple forces, inclusive of: genetic and constitutional propensities, physical growth- formative training- identification with important people and groups- socially conditioned morals and roles- and vital experiences and unions.

PERSONALITY: "I don't foresee us ever being friends- I just don't care for her personality."

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