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anthropoid

adjective

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resembling a human in shape or form
  • They were on the lookout for the famed Sasquatch, a tall anthropoid creature some thought lived deep in these forests.

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anthropoid

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of anthropoid (Entry 2 of 2)

as in ape, cretin

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The first known use of anthropoid was in 1874

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“Anthropoid.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/anthropoid. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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