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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any member of a particular suborder including monkeys and apes and hominids; Person who resembles a nonhuman primate adj. - Resembling human beings; Resembling apes.

Usage examples (38)
  • I’m just curious to see if the term anthropoid is gone. vandalhooch
  • Our closest primate relatives are the Pongidae, the so-called anthropoid apes, including the chimpanzee and the gorilla.
  • He took another step toward the ruined anthropoid.
  • Here we find distinct mention of three anthropoid apes. for more
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