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human being

noun
1.
any individual of the genus Homo, especially a member of the species Homo sapiens.
2.
a person, especially as distinguished from other animals or as representing the human species:
living conditions not fit for human beings; a very generous human being.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60
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British Dictionary definitions for human-being

human being

noun
1.
a member of any of the races of Homo sapiens; person; man, woman, or child
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