the psychological and social qualities that characterize humankind, especially in contrast with other living things.
Sociology. the character of human conduct, generally regarded as produced by living in primary groups.
the qualities common to humanity
ordinary human behaviour, esp considered as less than perfect
(sociol) the unique elements that form a basic part of human life and distinguish it from other animal life
[hyoo-muh n or, often, yoo‐] /ˈhyu mən or, often, ˈyu‐/ adjective 1. of, pertaining to, characteristic of, or having the nature of people: human frailty. 2. consisting of people: the human race. 3. of or relating to the social aspect of people: human affairs. 4. sympathetic; : a warmly human understanding. noun 5. a . […]
[hyoo-muh-noid or, often, yoo-] /ˈhyu məˌnɔɪd or, often, ˈyu-/ adjective 1. having characteristics or form; resembling beings. noun 2. a humanoid being: to search for humanoids in outer space. /ˈhjuːməˌnɔɪd/ adjective 1. like a human being in appearance noun 2. a being with human rather than anthropoid characteristics 3. (in science fiction) a robot or […]
- Human papillomavirus
human papillomavirus (pāp’ə-lō’mə-vī’rəs) A virus of the genus Papillomavirus, certain strains of which cause skin and genital warts in humans or are associated with various cancers, including cancers of the cervix, vagina, and larynx.
noun 1. a species of virus that causes genital warts. Abbreviation: HPV. noun 1. any one of a class of viruses that cause tumours, including warts, in humans. Certain strains infect the cervix and have been implicated as a cause of cervical cancer HPV human papilloma virus n. Abbr. HPV A DNA virus of the […]