Tepexpán man

noun

Te·​pex·​pán man
¦tepə¦spän-
: an extinct man that is known from a fossilized skeleton found in the Valley of Mexico and attributed to the late Pleistocene and that was probably coeval with Folsom man

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Etymology

from Tepexpán, village of central Mexico

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“Tepexpán man.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tepexp%C3%A1n%20man. Accessed 7 Feb. 2023.

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