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humans

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plural of human

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a member of the human race
  • humans are the only mammals not endowed with a natural defense against the elements, such as fur or a thick hide

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“Humans.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/humans. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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