WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
human being, 
  1. any individual of the genus Homo, esp. a member of the species Homo sapiens.
  2. a person, esp. as distinguished from other animals or as representing the human species:living conditions not fit for human beings; a very generous human being.
  • 1855–60


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

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



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