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Synonyms for humane

Synonyms for humane

concerned with human welfare and the alleviation of suffering

Synonyms for humane

pertaining to or concerned with the humanities

marked or motivated by concern with the alleviation of suffering

showing evidence of moral and intellectual advancement

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In cultural relativism, on the other hand, one must distinguish between democratic principles and humane principles.
Johnny's humane self, however, is activated whenever he thinks of the women who have touched his life in positive ways.
Over the years, Go Daddy has donated $500,000 to the Arizona Humane Society.
The Humane Society of the United States filed a lawsuit against the Westland/Hallmark Meat Co.
Quality of care and accountability are high-priority issues for the humane community.
In the past year, a number of regional independents--among them family-owned Heinen's Fine Foods, D'Agostino Supermarkets, and Andronico's Markets--have followed stilt by dramatically expanding and heavily promoting their programs of certified humane meat, poultry, dairy, and egg products.
Glendale has used the Pasadena Humane Society since 2002, when the Glendale Humane Society ended its long-standing relationship with the city in a dispute over funding and management.
Supporters of HFAC include the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, the Humane Society of the United States and regional and local animal-welfare organizations.
Henrie no less appropriately reminds us that the diminution of the "authority" of the humanities is still far from being complete or final as long as the exponents of "the serious business of humane learning" are clear about what exactly their task is and how, too, they are to accomplish this task on the strength of their belief in humane learning.
Serving San Diego County since 1880, the San Diego Humane Society provides vital services to animals and people alike.
One Senate office, fielding a call every six minutes, begged a Humane Society lobbyist to ward off the siege.
The "Certified Humane Raised and Handled" label assures consumers that a meat, poultry, egg or dairy product has been produced according to HFAC'S precise standards for humane farm animal treatment.
Pasadena Humane Society: Each month features a different animal that is being helped by the shelter.
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