Neanderthaler

noun
Ne·​an·​der·​thal·​er | \ -lə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of Neanderthaler

: neanderthal

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History and Etymology for Neanderthaler

German, literally, inhabitant of the Neanderthal, from Neanderthal, valley in western Germany

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“Neanderthaler.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Neanderthaler. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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