mankind

noun, singular or plural in construction man·kind

Definition of mankind

  1. 1\ˈman-ˈkīnd, -ˌkīnd\ :  the human race :  the totality of human beings

  2. 2\-ˌkīnd\ :  men especially as distinguished from women

First Known Use of mankind

13th century


MANKIND Defined for English Language Learners

mankind

noun

Definition of mankind for English Language Learners

  • : all people thought of as one group


MANKIND Defined for Kids

mankind

noun man·kind

Definition of mankind for Students

  1. 1 \ˈman-ˈkīnd\ :  human beings

  2. 2 \-ˌkīnd\ :  men as distinguished from women


Medical Dictionary

mankind

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noun singular but singular or plural in construction man·kind \ˈman-ˈkīnd, -ˌkīnd\

Medical Definition of mankind

  1. :  the human race :  the totality of human beings



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