Definition of anthropomorphize
: to attribute human form or personality to
: to attribute human form or personality to things not human
anthropomorphizationplay \-ˌmȯr-fə-ˈzā-shən\ noun
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By anthropomorphizing their products, robot designers may unwittingly be encouraging needless bloodshed.
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