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Hominidae

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

Medical Definition of Hominidae

  1. :  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[1] 1


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