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Noun1.Hominoidea - anthropoid apes and human beings
Anthropoidea, suborder Anthropoidea - monkeys; apes; hominids
hominoid - a primate of the superfamily Hominoidea
genus Proconsul - genus of extinct primitive African primates of the Miocene epoch; sometimes considered a subgenus of Dryopithecus
genus Kenyapithecus, Kenyapithecus - extinct primate having powerful chewing muscles along with large molars and small incisors; fossils found in Kenya
genus Aegyptopithecus - a genus of Hominoidea
Algeripithecus, genus Algeripithecus - an extinct genus of Hominoidea
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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Hepatitis B is an infectious inflammatory illness of the liver caused by the hepatitis B virus (HBV) that affects hominoidea, including humans.
MARCHI D, et al: The cross-sectional geometry of the hand and foot bones of the Hominoidea and its relationship to locomotor behavior:J Hum Evol, 49 (2005) 743.