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an·thro·po·mor·phism

 (ăn′thrə-pə-môr′fĭz′əm)
n.
Attribution of human motivation, characteristics, or behavior to inanimate objects, animals, or natural phenomena.

an′thro·po·mor′phic adj.
an′thro·po·mor′phi·cal·ly adv.
an′thro·po·mor′phist n.
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anthropomorphic

(ˌænθrəpəˈmɔːfɪk)
adj
1. of or relating to anthropomorphism
2. resembling the human form
ˈanthropoˌmorph n
ˌanthropoˈmorphically adv
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an•thro•po•mor•phic

(ˌæn θrə pəˈmɔr fɪk)

also an`thro•po•mor′phous,



adj.
1. ascribing human form or attributes to a thing or a being not human, as to a deity.
2. resembling a human form: an anthropomorphic carving.
[1820–30]
an`thro•po•mor′phi•cal•ly, adv.
an`thro•po•mor′phism, n.
an`thro•po•mor′phist, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.anthropomorphic - suggesting human characteristics for animals or inanimate thingsanthropomorphic - suggesting human characteristics for animals or inanimate things
human - having human form or attributes as opposed to those of animals or divine beings; "human beings"; "the human body"; "human kindness"; "human frailty"
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anthropomorphic

adjective
Resembling a human being:
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Translations
antropomorf
antropomorfinen
antropomorfan
antropomorfan

anthropomorphic

[ˌænθrəpəʊˈmɔːfɪk] ADJantropomórfico
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anthropomorphic

[ˌænθrəpəˈmɔːrfɪk] adjanthropomorphique
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

anthropomorphic

adjanthropomorphisch
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anthropomorphic

[ˌænθrəpəˈmɔːfɪk] adjantropomorfo/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

anthropomorphic

a. antropomórfico-a, de forma humana.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
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Then it was picked up by a boy in the house, and right away on the very first day, they whittled a fine ship together.] Translation by Lise Kildegaard Like many other square stories, this story is characterized by an anthropomorph object, which was also Andersen's specialty.
King's script, written with a story assist from Harnish McColl, fills in a more elaborate backstory for the anthropomorph than Bond's books do: A swooping, colorful first act details Paddington's blissful childhood with elderly relatives in the rainforests of Peru.
So ist die Welt, Nietzsches "dionysische Welt" mit ihren jenseits von Gut und Bose liegenden Wollusten, die Welt, die in der Unschuld ihres Werdens kein Ziel besitzt, weil ihre Machtbewegungen, Begrenzungen und Verschiebungen (oder anthropomorph gesagt: ihre Kampfe und Siege) im Kreise verlaufen, zum Inbegriff des Willens zur Macht geworden: "Ein Losung fur alle ihre Ratsel?
The Astigarraga cave, which was first discovered in 1967, contains other paintings such as one of a mass of black paint covered with concretions of lime, possibly intended to represent an equine animal; or another, of several engraved lines going in various directions which seemingly stand for an anthropomorph (or human-like creature).
Neither man nor animal, this anthropomorph stands, broad shouldered, facing the east with horns (or possibly ears) rising above its head and, between them, a faint emanation of color like a tongue of fire.
(2000), features the headdress surmounted on an anthropomorph, while the latter is displayed independently.
The images documented by Haddon consist of: a 'hammerhead shark', two 'canoes', an anthropomorph, 'dugong', and 'turtle'.
The multiple barb headed spears are always depicted passing through an anthropomorph and are most likely fighting spears (Withnell 1901: 31).
Discussion here will focus on the analyses of anthropomorph motifs, which represent more than 26% of the identifiable petroglyphs (Table 2).