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inhumanity

[ in-hyoo-man-i-tee or, often, -yoo- ]
/ ˌɪn hyuˈmæn ɪ ti or, often, -yu- /
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noun, plural in·hu·man·i·ties for 2.

the state or quality of being inhuman or inhumane; cruelty.
an inhuman or inhumane act.

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Origin of inhumanity

1470–80; earlier inhumanite<Latin inhūmānitās.See inhuman, -ity
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British Dictionary definitions for inhumanity

inhumanity
/ (ˌɪnhjuːˈmænɪtɪ) /

noun plural -ties

lack of humane qualities
an inhumane act, decision, etc
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