australopith

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australopith (comparative more australopith, superlative most australopith)

  1. (taxonomy, archaeology, anthropology, paleonotology) Of or pertaining to the extinct hominid primates, of the genus Australopithecus, from the Pleistocene period

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australopith (plural australopiths)

  1. (taxonomy, archaeology, anthropology, paleonotology) Any of several extinct hominid primates, of the genus Australopithecus, from the Pleistocene period

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