subprimate

subprimate

(sʌbˈpraɪmeɪt)
n
(Animals) a primitive variety of primate
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Endocrinology of the transition from recurring estrous cycles to establishment of pregnancy in subprimate mammals.
He'll find even better examples if he looks at the comparative psychology literature, which is awash with snobbish and downright silly phrases like "subhuman primates," "subprimate mammals," and "submammalian vertebrates," implying an unquestioned ladder of life defined so as to perch us smugly on the top rung.
Durante el desarrollo de los mamiferos subprimates y el hombre, la diferenciacion sexual de los genitales y los sistemas especificos dimorficos del cerebro dependen de los androgenos; las diferencias sexuales se muestran en comportamientos prepuberales y conductas que dependen de la activacion de las hormonas de la pubertad <1).