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Neanderthal

adjective     /niːˈæn.dəˌtɑːl/ US  /-dɚ-/
relating to a type of primitive people who lived in Europe and Asia from about 150,000 to 30,000 years ago: Neanderthal manPrehistory Neanderthal     noun [C] Names of groups of people who lived in the past
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