Eoanthropus

noun
Eo·​an·​thro·​pus | \ ˌē(ˌ)ōˈan(t)thrəpəs, -ˌanˈthrōpəs \

Definition of Eoanthropus

in some classifications
: a genus of the family Hominidae comprising only the Piltdown man

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History and Etymology for Eoanthropus

New Latin, from eo- + -anthropus

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“Eoanthropus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Eoanthropus. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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