Brünn race

\ ˈbrin-, -rᵫn- \

Definition of Brünn race

: an Upper Paleolithic people related to the Cro-Magnons but differing in having shorter stature, narrower face and head, and heavier brow ridges

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History and Etymology for Brünn race

from Brünn (now Brno), Czechoslovakia

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“Brünn race.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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