Neanderthal race
Neanderthal race Neanderthal race, or Neanderthal man Neanderthal man, a species of extinct robust humans, believed to have been widespread in the Middle Paleolithic in Europe and western Asia; as, a Neanderthal skull.

Syn: Neanderthalian. [Webster 1913 Suppl. + WordNet 1.5] 2. Similar to or reminiscent of a neanderthal human; troglodytic; primitive and uncultured. [PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Neanderthal man — Neanderthal race Neanderthal race, or Neanderthal man Neanderthal man, a species of extinct robust humans, believed to have been widespread in the Middle Paleolithic in Europe and western Asia; as, a Neanderthal skull. Syn: Neanderthalian.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Neanderthal — Ne*an der*thal , prop. n. 1. (Anthropol.) A neanderthal human being; a member of the race {Homo sapiens} neanderthalensis; as, neanderthals were shorter than modern humans. [PJC] 2. One resembling a neanderthal human; a troglodyte; a cave man.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Race (classification of humans) — Race Classification Race (classification of humans) Genetics …   Wikipedia

  • Race, Evolution, and Behavior — Race, Evolution, and Behavior: A Life History Perspective is a controversial book written by J. Philippe Rushton, a professor of psychology at the University of Western Ontario, and the current head of the Pioneer fund. Rushton argues that race… …   Wikipedia

  • Neanderthal — For other uses, see Neanderthal (disambiguation). Neanderthal Temporal range: Middle to Late Pleistocene 0.6–0.03 Ma …   Wikipedia

  • Neanderthal admixture theory — Various theories of Neanderthal admixture in modern human DNA, i.e. the result of interbreeding of Neanderthals and anatomically modern humans during the Middle Paleolithic has been debated throughout the 20th century, and in terms of… …   Wikipedia

  • Neanderthal man — noun extinct robust human of Middle Paleolithic in Europe and western Asia • Syn: ↑Neandertal man, ↑Neandertal, ↑Neanderthal, ↑Homo sapiens neanderthalensis • Derivationally related forms: ↑Neanderthal (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • The Idle Race — Infobox musical artist Name = The Idle Race Img capt = Background = group or band Birth name = Alias = Born = Died = Origin = Birmingham, England Instrument = Genre = Rock, Pop, Psychedelic rock Occupation = Years active = 1967 1972 Label =… …   Wikipedia

  • The Idle Race — Datos generales Origen Birmingham, Reino Unido Información artística …   Wikipedia Español

  • Idle Race — The Idle Race Gründung 1959 Auflösung 1972 Genre Pop Letzte Besetzung vor der Auflösung Gesang Mike Hopkins Schlagzeug Roger Spencer Bass …   Deutsch Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”