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humane
used in Treasure Island

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marked by kindness — especially a motivation to reduce suffering of others or of animals
  • "I suppose you would hardly ask me to call you a humane man," returned the doctor with a sneer, "and so my feelings may surprise you, Master Silver.
    Chapter 34 — And Last (32% in)

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