psilanthropic /suy'leuhn throp"ik/, adj.psilanthropist, n.
/suy lan"threuh piz'euhm/, n.
the doctrine that Jesus Christ was only a human being.
Also, psilanthropy.
[1800-10; < Gk psilánthrop(os) merely human (psil(ós) mere + ánthrop(os) man + -os -OUS) + -ISM]

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