Definition of sinanthropus
1 capitalized : a genus of fossil primitive men that includes the Peking man and is often considered generically inseparable on the one hand from Pithecanthropus and on the other from Homo
2 plural -es : peking man
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Origin and Etymology of sinanthropus
New Latin, from Late Latin Sinae, plural, Chinese + New Latin -anthropus — more at sinologue
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