Lagoa Santa man

noun La·goa San·ta man \ləˈgōəˈsantə-\

Definition of Lagoa Santa man

  1. :  an extinct South American man with a markedly long, narrow, and high-vaulted cranium known from skeletal remains found in Brazilian caves

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Origin and Etymology of lagoa santa man

from Lagoa Santa, city in Brazil, near where the remains were found


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