dehumanization
noun see dehumanize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • dehumanization — (Amer.) n. depriving of human character or spirit, turning into a beast (also dehumanisation) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Dehumanization — For the Crucifix album, see Dehumanization (album). Dehumanization is to make somebody less human by taking away his or her individuality, the creative and interesting aspects of his or her personality, or his or her compassion and sensitivity… …   Wikipedia

  • dehumanization — dehumanize (also dehumanise) ► VERB ▪ deprive of positive human qualities. DERIVATIVES dehumanization noun …   English terms dictionary

  • dehumanization — noun the act of degrading people with respect to their best qualities science has been blamed for the dehumanization of modern life • Syn: ↑dehumanisation • Derivationally related forms: ↑dehumanise (for: ↑dehumanisation), ↑dehumanize …   Useful english dictionary

  • dehumanization — See dehumanize. * * * …   Universalium

  • dehumanization — noun The act or process of dehumanizing …   Wiktionary

  • dehumanization — Loss of human characteristics; brutalization by either mental or physical means; stripping one of self esteem. [de + humanus, human, fr. homo, man] …   Medical dictionary

  • dehumanization — de·humanization …   English syllables

  • dehumanization — See: dehumanize …   English dictionary

  • dehumanization —  Дегуманизация …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

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