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English adjective: human

1. human characteristic of humanity

SamplesHuman nature.

2. human relating to a person

SamplesThe experiment was conducted on 6 monkeys and 2 human subjects.

3. human having human form or attributes as opposed to those of animals or divine beings

SamplesHuman beings.
The human body.
Human kindness.
Human frailty.

Similaranthropoid, anthropomorphic, anthropomorphous, earthborn, fallible, frail, hominal, hominian, hominid, hominine, humanlike, imperfect, manlike, weak

Attributehumanity, humanness, manhood


English noun: human

1. human (animal) any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage

Synonymshomo, human being, man

Broader (hypernym)hominid

Narrower (hyponym)Homo erectus, Homo habilis, Homo rhodesiensis, Homo sapiens, Homo sapiens neanderthalensis, Homo soloensis, human beings, human race, humanity, humankind, humans, man, mankind, Neandertal, Neandertal man, Neanderthal, Neanderthal man, Rhodesian man, world

Part holonymanatomy, arm, bod, body hair, build, chassis, face, figure, flesh, foot, form, frame, hand, head of hair, human body, human face, human foot, human head, loin, lumbus, mane, manus, material body, mitt, paw, pes, physical body, physique, shape, soma

Member meronymgenus Homo

Domain category membersbody, hyperdactyly, nutrition, organic structure, physical structure, polydactyly, prepubertal, prepubescent, schistosome dermatitis, side, swimmer's itch, syndactylism, syndactyly

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