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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 im·per·son·al /(ˌ)ɪmˈpɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Im·per·son·al a.  Not personal; not representing a person; not having personality.
    An almighty but impersonal power, called Fate.   --Sir J. Stephen.
 Impersonal verb Gram., a verb used with an indeterminate subject, commonly, in English, with the impersonal pronoun it; as, it rains; it snows; methinks (it seems to me). Many verbs which are not strictly impersonal are often used impersonally; as, it goes well with him.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Im·per·son·al, n. That which wants personality; specifically Gram., an impersonal verb.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: not relating to or responsive to individual persons; "an
             impersonal corporation"; "an impersonal remark" [ant:
      2: having no personal preference; "impersonal criticism"; "a
         neutral observer" [syn: neutral]