Bramapithecus

noun
Bra·​ma·​pi·​the·​cus | \ ˌbräməpə̇ˈthēkəs, -ˈpithə̇kəs \

Definition of Bramapithecus

: a genus of Lower Pliocene dryopithecine apes from the Siwalik hills of India — compare dryopithecinae

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History and Etymology for Bramapithecus

New Latin, irregular from Brahma, first member of the Hindu trinity + New Latin -pithecus

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“Bramapithecus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bramapithecus. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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