WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
an•thro•po•cen•tric /ˌænθrəpoʊˈsɛntrɪk/USA pronunciation   adj. 
  1. Philosophy, Sociologytending to believe that human beings are the central fact of the universe and to interpret everything in terms of human experience and values.
an•thro•po•cen•tri•cal•ly, adv. 
an•thro•po•cen•trism, n. [uncountable]See -anthro-.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
an•thro•po•cen•tric  (an′thrə pō sentrik),USA pronunciation adj. 
  1. Philosophyregarding the human being as the central fact of the universe.
  2. Sociologyassuming human beings to be the final aim and end of the universe.
  3. Philosophyviewing and interpreting everything in terms of human experience and values.
an′thro•po•centri•cal•ly, adv. 
  • anthropo- + -centric 1860–65


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anthropocentric /ˌænθrəpəʊˈsɛntrɪk/ adj
  1. regarding man as the most important and central factor in the universe



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