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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Human  \Hu"man\,  n. 
  A  human  being  [Colloq.] 
 
  Sprung  of  humans  that  inhabit  earth.  --Chapman. 
 
  We  humans  often  find  ourselves  in  strange  position. 
  --Prof. 
  Wilson. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Human  \Hu"man\,  a.  [L.  humanus;  akin  to  homo  man:  cf  F.  humain. 
  See  {Homage},  and  cf  {Humane},  {Omber}.] 
  Belonging  to  man  or  mankind;  having  the  qualities  or 
  attributes  of  a  man;  of  or  pertaining  to  man  or  to  the  race 
  of  man;  as  a  human  voice;  human  shape;  human  nature;  human 
  sacrifices. 
 
  To  err  is  human;  to  forgive,  divine.  --Pope. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  human 
  adj  1:  characteristic  of  humanity;  "human  nature" 
  2:  relating  to  a  person;  "the  experiment  was  conducted  on  6 
  monkeys  and  2  human  subjects" 
  3:  having  human  form  or  attributes  as  opposed  to  those  of 
  animals  or  divine  beings;  "human  beings";  "the  human 
  body";  "human  kindness";  "human  frailty"  [ant:  {nonhuman}] 
  n  1:  a  human  being  "there  was  too  much  for  one  person  to  do" 
  [syn:  {person},  {individual},  {someone},  {somebody},  {mortal}, 
  {soul}] 
  2:  any  living  or  extinct  member  of  the  family  Hominidae  [syn:  {homo}, 
  {man},  {human  being}] 




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