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Meaning of HOMINID

Pronunciation:  'hâmunid

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  1. [n]  a primate of the family Hominidae
  2. [adj]  characterizing the family Hominidae, which includes Homo sapiens sapiens as well as extinct species of manlike creatures

HOMINID is a 7 letter word that starts with H.


 Synonyms: hominian, human
 See Also: australopithecine, dryopithecine, family Hominidae, genus Javanthropus, genus Pithecanthropus, genus Sinanthropus, Hominidae, homo, human, human being, Javanthropus, man, Pithecanthropus, Pithecanthropus erectus, primate, Sinanthropus, Sivapithecus



 Definition: a member of the family Hominidae, which includes humans.
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