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anthropocentric

an·thro·po·cen·tric

anthropocentric

 
pronunciation:
aen thr po sen trihk
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: assuming man to be the most important purpose or being of the universe.
an anthropocentric approach to religion
definition 2: evaluating everything in terms of human goals or experiences.
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derivation: anthropocentrism (n.)
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