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anthropocentrism

[an-thruh-poh-sen-triz-uh m] /ˌæn θrə poʊˈsɛn trɪz əm/
noun
1.
an anthropocentric theory or view.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; anthropocentr(ic) + -ism
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Examples for anthropocentrism
  • The second criticism centers around concerns of anthropocentrism.
Word Origin and History for anthropocentrism
n.

1897; see anthropocentric + -ism.

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