individual governments took the lead, bankrolling most of the process in the name of competition and nationalism.
Others demurred on principle, choosing to defend their individual rights from an invasive government.
It could invalidate only the individual mandate, which happens to be a key pillar of the law.
At least if we go over the cliff, no individual congressman is on the record as voting for tax hikes or benefit cuts.
It's why this amicus brief is gaining signatures every day and why the party of individual freedom can give voice to gay equality.
The individual whom I address is probably the most popular beggar in the town.
Only an individual here and there sees that freedom and domination must belong to us.
Why should I desire to come into any individual's area-window instead of the door?
Time after time He comes to the individual's relief according to His own law.
The amplitude is the width of swing of the individual particles of the waves.
early 15c., "one and indivisible" (with reference to the Trinity), from Medieval Latin individualis, from Latin individuus "indivisible," from in- "not, opposite of" (see in- (1)) + dividuus "divisible," from dividere "divide" (see divide). Not common before c.1600 and the 15c. usage might be isolated. Sense of "single, separate" is 1610s; meaning "intended for one person" is from 1889.
"single object or thing," c.1600, from individual (adj.). Colloquial sense of "person" is attested from 1742. Latin individuum meant "an atom, indivisible particle;" in Middle English individuum was used in sense of "individual member of a species" from early 15c.