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mankindnoun [U]

uk   us   /mænˈkaɪnd/ (also humankind)
(Definition of mankind from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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mankindnoun [U]

 us   /ˈmænˈkɑɪnd/
the ​whole of the ​humanrace, ​including both men and women
(Definition of mankind from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mankind”
in Arabic البَشَريّة…
in Korean 인류…
in Portuguese espécie humana, humanidade…
in Catalan humanitat, gènere humà…
in Japanese 人類…
in Chinese (Simplified) 人类…
in Turkish insanoğlu…
in Russian человечество…
in Chinese (Traditional) 人類…
in Italian il genere umano, l’umanità…
in Polish ludzkość…
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