Asselar man


As·​se·​lar man
: an extinct post-Paleolithic human known from a single tall dolichocephalic skeleton from the southern Sahara

Word History


from Asselar, French garrison near Tombouctou, Mali, near where it was found

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“Asselar man.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Feb. 2024.

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