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  • adj. Of or pertaining to humanism.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to humanity.
  • adj. Pertaining to polite literature.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to humanity or the humanities; characteristic of humanists or of humanism.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. pertaining to or concerned with the humanities
  • adj. of or pertaining to Renaissance humanism
  • adj. marked by humanistic values and devotion to human welfare
  • adj. of or pertaining to a philosophy asserting human dignity and man's capacity for fulfillment through reason and scientific method and often rejecting religion

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