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anthropoid Explained

anthropoid at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adj an anthropoid animal, such as an ape, looks like a human// -- anthropoid n [C] //

anthropoid at German => English Of Explained:


anthropoid at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

Anthropoid at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Anthropoid \An"thro*poid\, a. [Gr. ? man + -oid.]
Resembling man; -- applied especially to certain apes, as the
ourang or gorilla. -- n. An anthropoid ape.

anthropoid at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adj 1: resembling apes [syn: {anthropoidal}, {apelike}]
2: resembling human beings [syn: {manlike}]

n 1: person who resembles a non-human primate [syn: {ape}]
2: any member of the suborder Anthropoidea including monkeys
and apes and hominids

anthropoid at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: wikipedi » a


Inter: en-ad » j
  • having characteristics of a human being, usually in terms of shape, form, or physical appearance
    1. having characteristics of an ape


      Inter: trans-top » having characteristics of a human being, usually in terms of shape or appearance

  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|ihmismäinen
  • German: menschenähnlich
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|ανθρωποειδής|m|tr=anthropoeidís|sc=Grek
  • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|człekokształtny

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t- » sh|čovjekolik|alt=čovjekòlik, Inter: t- » sh|antropoidan|alt=ȁntropoīdan
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|antropoide
    • Swedish: Inter: t- » sv|människoliknande, Inter: t- » sv|antropoid

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » having characteristics of an ape
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|ανθρωποειδής|m|tr=anthropoeidís|sc=Grek
    • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t- » sh|majmunolik|alt=majmunòlik

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|antropoide

  • Inter: trans-botto » m


    Inter: en-nou » n
  • An anthropoid animal.
    1. 1912: Inter: w » Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inter: w » Tarzan of the Apes, Chapter 1
    2. : The tribe of anthropoids over which Kerchak ruled with an iron hand and bared fangs, numbered some six or eight families, each family consisting of an adult male with his females and their young, numbering in all some sixty or seventy apes.

      See also

      * humanoid

  • human-looking
  • human-like

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    Translation: pl » anthropoid
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    Translation: vi » anthropoid
    Translation: zh » anthropoid