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human

noun being, body, character, human being, individual, living soul, man, member of the human race, one, particular one, party, person, woman
Associated concepts: human rights law, United NationsDeclaration of Human Rights
See also: bodily, character, person, physical
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Because I remember John Elfed Jones, one time boss of the Welsh Language Board, likening "outsiders" to human carriers of foot and mouth disease if they dared move into Welsh-speaking areas, thus polluting those pristine pastures.
Even if dental clinics dispose of amalgam waste and old fillings like other hazardous waste (and many do not), human carriers are a worrisome source of mercury pollution.
Much of the research surrounding methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) prevention and identification centers on controlling and identifying human carriers of the bacteria.

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