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human

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adjective hu·man \ˈhyü-mən, ˈyü-\

Medical Definition of human

  1. 1a:  of, relating to, or characteristic of humans <the human body> <human biochemistry>b:  primarily or usually harbored by, affecting, or attacking humans <human diseases> <human parasites>

  2. 2:  being or consisting of humans <the human race>

  3. 3:  consisting of members of the family Hominidae :  hominid

  4. hu·man·ness \-mən-nəs\play noun




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human

noun hu·man

Medical Definition of human

  1. :  a bipedal primate mammal of the genus Homo (H. sapiens:  man; broadly :  any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae

  2. hu·man·like \-ˌlīk\play adjective





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