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anthropoid

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈæn.θrə.pɔɪd/ us  
like a human being or an ape: Gorillas, chimpanzees, and gibbons are all anthropoid apes, having long arms, no tails, and highly developed brains.
anthropoid
noun [C] uk   us  
Monkeys, apes, and humans are all anthropoids.
Translations of “anthropoid”
in Spanish Antropoide…
in Chinese (Traditional) 似人的,類人的, 似猿的,類猿的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 似人的,类人的, 似猿的,类猿的…
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