nonsapiens

adjective non·sapi·ens \(ˈ)nän¦sapēənz, - sāp- also -ēˌenz or -ēˌen(t)s\

Definition of nonsapiens

  1. :  of, relating to, or being any of the extinct men that are usually treated as distinct from recent man at a species or higher level

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Origin and Etymology of nonsapiens

1non- + New Latin sapiens (specific epithet of Homo sapiens) from Latin sapient-, sapiens wise


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