Neanthropinae

plural noun Ne·an·thro·pi·nae \ nēˌan(t)thrəˈpīˌnē \

Definition of Neanthropinae

:recent man (Homo sapiens) when treated by anthropologists as though distinct from more primitive species of the same genus at the subfamily level

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Origin and Etymology of neanthropinae

New Latin, from ne- + anthrop- + -inae


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