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Another word for homo sapiens

  1. The human race

      1. (Proper) The planet that we live on; terrestrial globe: it is the fifth largest planet of the solar system and the third in distance from the sun: diameter, c. 12,760 km (c. 7,930 mi); period of revolution, one earth year; period of rotation, 24 hours; one satellite; symbol, ♁
      2. The concerns, interests, etc. of human life; worldly matters
      3. (Proper) This world, as distinguished from heaven and hell
      1. Human nature, esp. in its sensual aspect
      2. The human body, as distinguished from the soul
      3. The soft tissue of the body of a vertebrate, covering the bones and consisting mainly of skeletal muscle and fat:
      1. The fact or quality of being human; human nature
      2. Those branches of knowledge, such as philosophy, literature, and art, that are concerned with human thought and culture; the liberal arts.
      3. Humans considered as a group; the human race.
      1. The human race; mankind
      1. (Slang) A person or group felt to be in a position of power or authority. Used with the:
      2. (Informal) Used as a familiar form of address for a man:
      3. A male representative, as of a country or company:
      1. Men as opposed to women.
      2. All human males; the male sex
      3. The human race; humankind.
      1. The totality of all the things that exist; creation; the cosmos
      2. A field or sphere, as of thought or activity, regarded as a distinct, comprehensive system
      3. The world, or earth, as the scene of human activity
      1. Humankind considered as social beings; human society:
      2. Individual experience, outlook, etc.
      3. Secular life and its concerns:
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