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personal service

noun

legal Definition of personal service

1 :a service based on the intellectual or manual efforts of an individual (as for salary or wages) rather than a salable product of his or her skills
2 :physical delivery of process to a person to whom it is directed or to someone authorized to receive it on that person's behalf

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