pithecanthrope


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pith•e•can•thrope

(ˌpɪθ ɪˈkæn θroʊp, ˈpɪθ ɪ kənˌθroʊp)

n.
(sometimes cap.) a member of Pithecanthropus.
[1875–80; short for Pithecanthropus]
pith`e•can′thro•pine` (-θrəˌpaɪn) adj., n.