anthropoidal


anthropoidal

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  • anthropoidal — adj. apelike, anthropoid, resembling apes …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • anthropoidal — adjective resembling apes • Syn: ↑anthropoid, ↑apelike • Similar to: ↑nonhuman • Derivationally related forms: ↑anthropoid, ↑anthropoid (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • anthropoid — anthropoidal, adj. /an threuh poyd /, adj. 1. resembling humans. 2. belonging or pertaining to the primate suborder Anthropoidea, characterized by a relatively flat face, dry nose, small immobile ears, and forward facing eyes, comprising humans,… …   Universalium

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  • apelike — adjective 1. resembling apes • Syn: ↑anthropoid, ↑anthropoidal • Similar to: ↑nonhuman • Derivationally related forms: ↑anthropoid (for: ↑anthropo …   Useful english dictionary

  • -oidal — |ȯidəl adjective suffix Etymology: oid (I) + al : oid asbestoidal * * * oidal adj combining form • • • Main Entry: ↑ oid * * * suffix forming adj …   Useful english dictionary


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