bimana

plural noun
bima·na | \ ˈbimənə , bīˈmānə \
variants: or less commonly bimanes \-ˌnēz \ or bimanus \-əs \

Definition of bimana 

zoology

: humans collectively considered as the sole representative of a group of primates distinguished by having hands unlike the feet — compare quadrumana

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Other words from bimana

bimane \ˈbīˌmān \ adjective or noun

History and Etymology for bimana

New Latin, from French bimane two-handed, from bi- bi- entry 1 + -mane (from Latin manus hand)

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