impersonality

[im-pur-suh-nal-i-tee]
noun, plural impersonalities for 6.
1.
absence of human character or of the traits associated with the human character: He feared the impersonality of a mechanized world.
2.
absence or reduction of concern for individual needs or desires: the impersonality of a very large institution.
3.
lack of emotional involvement: His work reflected a certain impersonality.
4.
lack of a personal agent or of a known personal agent: the impersonality of folk art.
5.
the quality of not being concerned with particular persons: the impersonality and universality of his interests.
6.
something that is impersonal.

Origin:
1760–70; impersonal + -ity

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impersonal (ɪmˈpɜːsənəl)
 
adj
1.  without reference to any individual person; objective: an impersonal assessment
2.  devoid of human warmth or sympathy; cold: an impersonal manner
3.  not having human characteristics: an impersonal God
4.  grammar (of a verb) having no logical subject. Usually in English the pronoun it is used in such cases as a grammatical subject, as for example in It is raining
5.  grammar (of a pronoun) not denoting a person
 
imperson'ality
 
n
 
im'personally
 
adv

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Example sentences
The narrative voice achieves its effects through a frigid impersonality chilled
  further by an ironic self-consciousness.
The impersonality of his art was linked to his own commitment to the courtly
  ideal of ascetic reserve.
Still, for me as an applicant, the impersonality of the process was
  disconcerting.
It is the hopeless fight of mind against instinct, of determination against
  fate, of personality against impersonality.
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