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entity
used in To Kill a Mockingbird

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Definition
a person, organization, lifeform, or anything with a separate existence
  • The Radley Place was inhabited by an unknown entity the mere description of whom was enough to make us behave for days on end;
    p. 7.8
entity = person, lifeform, organization, or anything with a separate existence

(editor's note:  The author selected the word entity to stress that the person living there is too strange to refer to as just a person.)
There are no more uses of "entity" in To Kill a Mockingbird.

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