Definition of anthropic
: of or relating to human beings or the period of their existence on earth
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Close on the heels of Weinberg’s success, Donoghue and colleagues used the same anthropic approach to calculate the range of possible values for the mass of the Higgs boson.
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Origin and Etymology of anthropic
Greek anthrōpikos, from anthrōpos
First Known Use: circa 1806
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