humanness
noun see human I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Humanness — Hu man*ness, n. The quality or state of being human. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • humanness — index mortality Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • humanness — noun The condition or quality of being human. Though he had no hard data, his intuition was that increasing humanness in a robot was positive only up to a certain point …   Wiktionary

  • humanness — human ► ADJECTIVE 1) of, relating to, or characteristic of humankind. 2) showing the better qualities of humankind, such as sensitivity. ► NOUN ▪ a human being. DERIVATIVES humanly adjective humanness noun. ORIGIN …   English terms dictionary

  • humanness — See humanhood. * * * …   Universalium

  • humanness — n. human nature; kindness, compassion, quality of being humane …   English contemporary dictionary

  • humanness — hu·man·ness …   English syllables

  • humanness — noun the quality of being human he feared the speedy decline of all manhood • Syn: ↑humanity, ↑manhood • Derivationally related forms: ↑human (for: ↑humanity), ↑human …   Useful english dictionary

  • JEN —     Humanness in CONFUCIAN PHILOSOPHY …   Concise dictionary of Religion

  • exorcist —    A person who expels DEMONs. Most exorcists are priests, clergy, or adepts; some laypersons call themselves exorcists. Exorcists use specific prayers and rituals to cause demons to leave people and/or places, either of their own volition or by… …   Encyclopedia of Demons and Demonology

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