Steinheim man

Stein·​heim man | \ ˈs(h)tīnˌhīm- \

Definition of Steinheim man

: a Lower Paleolithic Neanderthaloid man having some neanthropic characteristics and known from a skull found associated with Acheulean artifacts in western Germany

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History and Etymology for Steinheim man

from Steinheim am Murr, town of western Germany

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“Steinheim man.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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