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anthropoidadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˈæn.θrə.pɔɪd/
like a ​human being or an ape: Gorillas, ​chimpanzees, and ​gibbons are all anthropoid ​apes, having ​longarms, no ​tails, and ​highlydevelopedbrains.
anthropoid
noun [C] uk   us  
Monkeys, ​apes, and ​humans are all anthropoids.
(Definition of anthropoid from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “anthropoid”
in Spanish Antropoide…
in Vietnamese giống người…
in Malaysian antropoid…
in Thai ที่มีลักษณะคล้ายมนุษย์…
in Chinese (Simplified) 似人的,类人的, 似猿的,类猿的…
in Indonesian antropoid…
in Chinese (Traditional) 似人的,類人的, 似猿的,類猿的…
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