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humane
used in Frankenstein

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Definition marked by kindness — especially a motivation to reduce suffering of others or of animals
  • Yet he might not have been so perfectly humane, so thoughtful in his generosity, so full of kindness and tenderness amidst his passion for adventurous exploit, had she not unfolded to him the real loveliness of beneficence and made the doing good the end and aim of his soaring ambition.
    Chapter 2 (35% in)

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