Neandertal man


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Noun1.Neandertal man - extinct robust human of Middle Paleolithic in Europe and western AsiaNeandertal man - extinct robust human of Middle Paleolithic in Europe and western Asia
genus Homo - type genus of the family Hominidae
human, human being, homo, man - any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage
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Sequencing the complete genome of a woolly mammoth that died 60,000 years ago or a Neandertal man who lived 40,000 years ago could reveal new details about prehistoric populations, their genetic diversity, how they changed through time and how they are related to species living today.
From a time much closer to our own and yet still part of the Ice Age Paleolithic, a Neandertal man testifies to the compassion of his era.
Out of its shadowy maw steps a Neandertal man wearing a black cape and holding a magic wand.