humaneness
noun see humane

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • humaneness — humane ► ADJECTIVE 1) having or showing compassion or benevolence. 2) formal (of a branch of learning) intended to civilize. DERIVATIVES humanely adverb humaneness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • Humaneness — Humane Hu*mane , a. [L. humanus: cf. F. humain. See {Human}.] 1. Pertaining to man; human. [Obs.] Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster] 2. Having the feelings and inclinations creditable to man; having a disposition to treat other human beings or animals… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • humaneness — hu·mane·ness || hjuː meɪnnɪs n. mercifulness, compassionateness; kindness, benevolence …   English contemporary dictionary

  • humaneness — hu·mane·ness …   English syllables

  • humaneness — noun the quality of compassion or consideration for others (people or animals) • Ant: ↑inhumaneness • Derivationally related forms: ↑humane • Topics: ↑animal, ↑animate being, ↑beast, ↑brute …   Useful english dictionary

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