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an·thro·pol·o·gy

 (ăn′thrə-pŏl′ə-jē)
n.
1. The scientific study of the origin, the behavior, and the physical, social, and cultural development of humans.
2. That part of Christian theology concerning the genesis, nature, and future of humans, especially as contrasted with the nature of God: "changing the church's anthropology to include more positive images of women" (Priscilla Hart).

an′thro·po·log′i·cal (-pə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl), an′thro·po·log′ic (-ĭk) adj.
an′thro·po·log′i·cal·ly adv.
an′thro·pol′o·gist n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.anthropological - of or concerned with the science of anthropologyanthropological - of or concerned with the science of anthropology; "anthropological studies"
Translations
خاص بِعِلْم الإنْسان
antropologický
embertani
mannfræîilegur
antropologický
insanbilimsel

anthropological

[ˌænθrəpəˈlɒdʒikəl] ADJantropológico

anthropological

[ˌænθrəpəˈlɒdʒɪkəl] adjanthropologique

anthropological

anthropological

[ˌænθrəpəˈlɒdʒɪkl] adjantropologico/a

anthropology

(ӕnθrəˈpolədʒi) noun
the study of human society, customs, beliefs etc.
anthropoˈlogical (-ˈlo-) adjective
ˌanthroˈpologist noun
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