infrahuman

adjective in·fra·hu·man \ ˌin-frə-ˈhyü-mən , -(ˌ)frä- , -ˈyü- \

Definition of infrahuman

: less or lower than human
  • infrahuman primates

infrahuman

noun

First Known Use of infrahuman

1847

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infrahuman

adjective in·fra·hu·man \ ˌin-frə-ˈhyü-mən, -ˈyü- \

medical Definition of infrahuman

: less or lower than human; especially : anthropoid 1
  • infrahuman primate populations

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infrahuman

noun

medical Definition of infrahuman

: an animal and especially a primate that is not human

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