he or she
  1. He or she; singular of they#English|they, used as a gender-neutral reference to the third person singular.
    • 2003, Doyice Cotten, John T. Wolohan, Law for recreation and sport managers, page 466:
      In Skinner the Court stated: It is not disputed, however, that chemical analysis of urine, like that of blood, can reveal a host of private medical facts about an employee, including whether he or she is epileptic, pregnant, or diabetic.

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