Hominidae

noun plural
Ho·min·i·dae | \hō-ˈmin-ə-ˌdē \

Medical Definition of Hominidae 

: a family of bipedal mammals of the order Primates comprising recent humans together with extinct ancestral and related forms and in some recent classifications the gorilla, chimpanzee, and organgutan — see homo entry 1 sense 1

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