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(Anthropology & Ethnology) another name for Java man
[C20: named after the village in Java where remains were found]
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|Noun||1.||Trinil man - fossil remains found in Java; formerly called Pithecanthropus erectus|
Homo erectus - extinct species of primitive hominid with upright stature but small brain; "Homo erectus was formerly called Pithecanthropus erectus"
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