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Other Mankind Definition

[n] all of the inhabitants of the earth; "all the world loves a lover"

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group, grouping, people

Misc. Definitions

\Man`kind"\, n. [AS. mancynn. See {Kin} kindred, {Kind}, n.]
1. The human race; man, taken collectively. The proper study of mankind is man. --Pore.
2. Men, as distinguished from women; the male portion of human race. --Lev. xviii. 2
3. Human feelings; humanity. [Obs] --B. Jonson.
\Man"kind`\, a. Manlike; not womanly; masculine; bold; cruel. [Obs] Are women grown so mankind? Must they be wooing? --Beau. & Fl. Be not too mankind against your wife. --Chapman.

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