humanlike
adjective see human II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • humanlike — adj. resembling a human. [Narrower terms: {human (vs. nonhuman) ] Syn: anthropomorphic, anthropomorphous. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • humanlike — adjective Having characteristics of a human …   Wiktionary

  • humanlike — adj. like a human, humanoid, resembling a human being …   English contemporary dictionary

  • humanlike — adjective suggesting human characteristics for animals or inanimate things • Syn: ↑anthropomorphic, ↑anthropomorphous • Similar to: ↑human …   Useful english dictionary

  • human vs nonhuman — humanlike humanlike adj. resembling a human. [Narrower terms: {human (vs. nonhuman) ] Syn: anthropomorphic, anthropomorphous. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • human — humanlike, adj. humanness, n. /hyooh meuhn/ or, often, /yooh /, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, characteristic of, or having the nature of people: human frailty. 2. consisting of people: the human race. 3. of or pertaining to the social aspect of… …   Universalium

  • Australopithecus — /aw stray loh pith i keuhs, peuh thee keuhs, aw streuh /, n. an extinct genus of small brained,large toothed bipedal hominids that lived in Africa between one and four million years ago. Cf. australopithecine. [ < NL (1905), equiv. to austral(is) …   Universalium

  • Anthropology and Archaeology — ▪ 2009 Introduction Anthropology       Among the key developments in 2008 in the field of physical anthropology was the discovery by a large interdisciplinary team of Spanish and American scientists in northern Spain of a partial mandible (lower… …   Universalium

  • Android — An android is a robot designed to resemble a human, usually both in appearance and behavior. The word derives from ανδρός, the genitive of the Greek ανήρ anēr , meaning man , and the suffix eides , used to mean of the species; alike (from eidos,… …   Wikipedia

  • robot — robotism, n. robotic, robotistic /roh beuh tis tik, bo /, adj. robotlike, adj. /roh beuht, bot/, n. 1. a machine that resembles a human and does mechanical, routine tasks on command. 2. a person who acts and responds in a mechanical, routine… …   Universalium

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