variants or less commonly neoanthropic
: of, resembling, or belonging to humans of the surviving species (Homo sapiens) as distinguished from primitive hominids (such as a Neanderthal) that are known only through fossil remains
neanthropic man
neanthropic characteristics
compare palaeoanthropic

Word History


ne- + anthrop- + -ic

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“Neanthropic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 31 May. 2023.

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