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n.1.One who, or that which, individuates.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Because the individuator and the quality of a particular cannot be ontologically different, it seems we can eliminate either one without loss of being.
Two further likenesses between Leibniz's monads and Thomistic angels: (1) in both, substantial form serves as the individuator of the entity.
Keirsey calls the Rational Parent the "Individuator." This parent takes a very rational and reasonable approach to parenting.
Accordingly, anything that has this individuator will be identical with the object and anything which lacks it will be distinct from it.