mankind

noun singular but 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

13th Century

First Known Use of mankind

13th century


MANKIND Defined for English Language Learners

mankind

noun singular but singular or plural in construction man·kind

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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