hominian
hominian hominian hominid hominidadj. characterizing the family {Hominidae}, which includes {Homo sapiens} sapiens as well as extinct species of manlike creatures. [Narrower terms: {human (vs. nonhuman) ] WordNet 1.5]

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  • hominian — hominian, hominid hominid . Any animal of the family {Hominidae}, including modern man as well as extinct species of the genera {Homo} and {Australopithecus}. Syn: homonid. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hominian — ho·min·i·an …   English syllables

  • hominian — adjective characterizing the family Hominidae, which includes Homo sapiens as well as extinct species of manlike creatures • Syn: ↑hominid • Similar to: ↑human • Derivationally related forms: ↑hominid (for: ↑hominid) …   Useful english dictionary

  • hominid — hominian hominian hominid hominidadj. characterizing the family {Hominidae}, which includes {Homo sapiens} sapiens as well as extinct species of manlike creatures. [Narrower terms: {human (vs. nonhuman) ] WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hominid — hominian hominian, hominid hominid . Any animal of the family {Hominidae}, including modern man as well as extinct species of the genera {Homo} and {Australopithecus}. Syn: homonid. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Homo sapiens — hominian hominian hominid hominidadj. characterizing the family {Hominidae}, which includes {Homo sapiens} sapiens as well as extinct species of manlike creatures. [Narrower terms: {human (vs. nonhuman) ] WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • human vs nonhuman — hominian hominian hominid hominidadj. characterizing the family {Hominidae}, which includes {Homo sapiens} sapiens as well as extinct species of manlike creatures. [Narrower terms: {human (vs. nonhuman) ] WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hominid — /hom euh nid/, n. Anthropol. 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. Also, homonid, hominian /hoh min ee euhn/. [1885 90; <… …   Universalium

  • hominieni — hominiéni s. m. pl. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  HOMINIÉNI s.m.pl. Familie de primate având ca tip omul şi care cuprinde formele fosile intermediare de la antropoide la omul actual. [sg. hominian. [< fr.… …   Dicționar Român

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