Java man(redirected from Pithecantropus erectus)
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(Anthropology & Ethnology) a type of primitive man, Homo erectus (formerly called Pithecanthropus erectus), that lived in the middle Palaeolithic Age in Java. Also called: Trinil man
the fossil remains of a form of Homo erectus found in Java.
A type of primitive human being that lived in the Stone Age in Java.