in-humanity

inhumanity

[in-hyoo-man-i-tee or, often, -yoo-]
noun, plural inhumanities for 2.
1.
the state or quality of being inhuman or inhumane; cruelty.
2.
an inhuman or inhumane act.

Origin:
1470–80; earlier inhumanite < Latin inhūmānitās. See inhuman, -ity


1. savagery, brutality, brutishness.
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inhumanity (ˌɪnhjuːˈmænɪtɪ)
 
n , pl -ties
1.  lack of humane qualities
2.  an inhumane act, decision, etc

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