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Particular

Par`tic´u`lar
a.1.Relating to a part or portion of anything; concerning a part separated from the whole or from others of the class; separate; sole; single; individual; specific; as, the particular stars of a constellation.
Seken in every halk and every herne
Particular sciences for to lerne.
- Chaucer.
2.Of or pertaining to a single person, class, or thing; belonging to one only; not general; not common; hence, personal; peculiar; singular.
3.Separate or distinct by reason of superiority; distinguished; important; noteworthy; unusual; special; as, he brought no particular news; she was the particular belle of the party.
4.Concerned with, or attentive to, details; minute; circumstantial; precise; as, a full and particular account of an accident; hence, nice; fastidious; as, a man particular in his dress.
5.(Law) Containing a part only; limited; as, a particular estate, or one precedent to an estate in remainder.
6.(Logic) Forming a part of a genus; relatively limited in extension; affirmed or denied of a part of a subject; as, a particular proposition; - opposed to universal: e. g. (particular affirmative) Some men are wise; (particular negative) Some men are not wise.
Particular average
See under Average.
Particular Baptist
one of a branch of the Baptist denomination the members of which hold the doctrine of a particular or individual election and reprobation.
Particular lien
(Law) a lien, or a right to retain a thing, for some charge or claim growing out of, or connected with, that particular thing.
Particular redemption
the doctrine that the purpose, act, and provisions of redemption are restricted to a limited number of the human race. See Calvinism.
n.1.A separate or distinct member of a class, or part of a whole; an individual fact, point, circumstance, detail, or item, which may be considered separately; as, the particulars of a story.
2.Special or personal peculiarity, trait, or character; individuality; interest, etc.
For his particular I'll receive him gladly.
- Shak.
Temporal blessings, whether such as concern the public . . . or such as concern our particular.
- Whole Duty of Man.
3.(Law) One of the details or items of grounds of claim; - usually in the pl.; also, a bill of particulars; a minute account; as, a particular of premises.
The reader has a particular of the books wherein this law was written.
- Ayliffe.
Bill of particulars
See under Bill.
In particular
specially; specifically; peculiarly; particularly; especially.
To go into particulars
to relate or describe in detail or minutely.
- Blackmore.
Noun1.particular - a fact about some part (as opposed to general); "he always reasons from the particular to the general"
Synonyms: specific
Antonyms:
general - a fact about the whole (as opposed to particular); "he discussed the general but neglected the particular"
2.particular - a small part that can be considered separately from the whole; "it was perfect in all details"
Synonyms: detail, item
Adj.1.particular - unique or specific to a person or thing or category; "the particular demands of the job"; "has a paraticular preference for Chinese art"; "a peculiar bond of sympathy between them"; "an expression peculiar to Canadians"; "rights peculiar to the rich"; "the special features of a computer"; "my own special chair"
Synonyms: special, peculiar
2.particular - separate and distinct from others; "an exception in this particular case"
3.particular - separate and distinct from others of the same group or category; "interested in one particular artist"; "a man who wishes to make a particular woman fall in love with him"
4.particular - surpassing what is common or usual or expected; "he paid especial attention to her"; "exceptional kindness"; "a matter of particular and unusual importance"; "a special occasion"; "a special reason to confide in her"; "what's so special about the year 2000?"
5.particular - first and most important; "his special interest is music"; "she gets special (or particular) satisfaction from her volunteer work"
Synonyms: special
6.particular - exacting especially about details; "a finicky eater"; "fussy about clothes"; "very particular about how her food was prepared"
Synonyms: finical, finicky, fussy
7.particular - providing specific details or circumstances; "a particular description of the room"

PARTICULAR, LIEN, contracts. A right which a person has to retain property in respect of money or labor expended on such particular property. For example, when a tailor has made garments out of cloth delivered to him for the purpose, he is not bound to part with the clothes until his employer, has paid him for his services; nor a ship carpenter with a ship which he has repaired; nor can an engraver be compelled to deliver the seal which he has engraved for another, until his compensation has been paid. 2 Roll. Ab. 92; 3 M. & S. 167; 14 Pick. 332; 3 Bouv. Inst. n. 2514. Vide Lien.

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