Definition of mankind in English:

mankind

Syllabification: man·kind
Pronunciation: /ˌmanˈkīnd, ˈmanˌkīnd
 
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noun

  • 2 /ˈmanˌkīnd/ • archaic Men, as distinct from women.

Usage

On the use of mankind versus that of humankind or the human race, see man (usage).

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