dehumanization

Definitions of dehumanization
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n the act of degrading people with respect to their best qualities

“science has been blamed for the dehumanization of modern life”
Synonyms:
dehumanisation
Type of:
debasement, degradation
changing to a lower state (a less respected state)

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