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1. Of or belonging to the primate suborder Anthropoidea, which consists of the New World monkeys, Old World monkeys, and apes including humans.
2. Resembling a human, especially in shape or outward appearance.
3. Resembling or characteristic of a nonhuman ape; apelike: an anthropoid forehead.
A primate of the suborder Anthropoidea.
an′thro·poi′dal (-poid′l) adj.
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1. resembling man
2. resembling an ape; apelike
3. (Zoology) of or relating to the suborder Anthropoidea
(Animals) any primate of the suborder Anthropoidea, including monkeys, apes, and man. Compare prosimian
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1. resembling humans.
2. resembling an ape; apelike.
3. belonging or pertaining to the primate suborder Anthropoidea, characterized by a relatively flat face, dry nose, small immobile ears, and forward-facing eyes and comprising humans, apes, Old World monkeys, and New World monkeys. Compare prosimian.n.
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a creature resembling man, as an ape. — anthropoid, anthropoidal, adj.See also: Animals
a creature resembling man, as an ape. — anthropoid, — anthropoidal, adj.See also: Mankind
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|Noun||1.||anthropoid - person who resembles a nonhuman primate|
misfit - someone unable to adapt to their circumstances
|2.||anthropoid - any member of the suborder Anthropoidea including monkeys and apes and hominids|
primate - any placental mammal of the order Primates; has good eyesight and flexible hands and feet
|Adj.||1.||anthropoid - resembling apes |
nonhuman - not human; not belonging to or produced by or appropriate to human beings; "nonhuman primates such as chimpanzees"
|2.||anthropoid - resembling human beings |
human - having human form or attributes as opposed to those of animals or divine beings; "human beings"; "the human body"; "human kindness"; "human frailty"
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n → Anthropoid m (spec); (= ape) → Menschenaffe m
adj → anthropoid (spec)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
anthropoid[ˈænθrəʊpɔɪd] adj & n → antropoide (m)
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