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person/ˈpɚsn̩/noun
pluralpeopleorpersons
person
/ˈpɚsn̩/
noun
pluralpeopleorpersons
Learner's definition of PERSON  
[count]
◊ The plural of person is usually people except in formal or legal contexts, where the plural is often persons.
: a human being— sometimes used in compounds to avoid using man or woman
— see also missing person
   b : a person who likes or enjoys something specified
— see also people person
law 
pluralpersons
: the body or clothing of a person especially when considered as a place to hide things

in person

— used to say that a person is actually present at a place

in the person of

formal
— used to say that someone is the person who does something, provides something, etc.
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