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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Inhuman  \In*hu"man\,  a.  [L.  inhumanus:  cf  F.  inhumain.  See 
  {In-}  not  and  {Human}.] 
  1.  Destitute  of  the  kindness  and  tenderness  that  belong  to  a 
  human  being  cruel;  barbarous;  savage;  unfeeling;  as  an 
  inhuman  person  or  people. 
 
  2.  Characterized  by  or  attended  with  cruelty;  as  an 
  inhuman  act  or  punishment. 
 
  Syn:  Cruel;  unfeeling;  pitiless;  merciless;  savage; 
  barbarous;  brutal;  ferocious;  ruthless;  fiendish. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  inhuman 
  adj  1:  without  compunction  or  human  feeling;  "in  cold  blood"; 
  "cold-blooded  killing";  "insensate  destruction"  [syn: 
  {cold},  {cold-blooded},  {insensate}] 
  2:  belonging  to  or  resembling  something  nonhuman;  "something 
  dark  and  inhuman  in  form";  "a  babel  of  inhuman  noises" 




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