hominid: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (hom'u-nid), [key]
— n. Anthropol.
  1. any of the modern or extinct bipedal primates of the family Hominidae, including all species of the genera Homo and Australopithecus. See illus. in next columns.
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