human right

noun

Definition of human right

: a basic right (such as the right to be treated well or the right to vote) that many societies believe every person should have They believe that freedom of speech is a basic human right. The defendant was deprived of his human rights. human rights violations

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“Human right.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/human%20right. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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