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The name of the oldest hominid remains Earthborn archaeologists ever discovered.
Kass Morgan  --  The 100
  any member of the family Hominidae (Great Apes such as extinct and extant humans, chimpanzees, gorillas, and orangutans)
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hominid hominids
In the not very distant past, the term was used to describe the human lineage only.
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  • The name of the oldest hominid remains Earthborn archaeologists ever discovered.
    Kass Morgan  --  The 100
  • They were among the first in their field to discover the existence of the new species of small hominids that were now commonly called Hobbits in Indonesia.
    Micheal Scott  --  The Alchemyst
  • Traditional anthropology is primarily interested in five areas: when man first began to evolve, when he started to walk upright, why there were so many hominid species, why and how those species evolved, and what all of that means for the evolutionary history of modem man.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Lucky One
  • The men looked like some breed of primitive hominid, but she knew the differences between Neanderthal and Cro-Magnon, and her father had plaster skulls of Australopithecus, Peking man and the great apes in his study.
    Micheal Scott  --  The Alchemyst

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  • Not only did the Elder Race shape this world, they even nudged a primitive hominid on the road to evolution.
    Micheal Scott  --  The Alchemyst
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Associated words [difficulty]:   hominid [8] , marsupial [8] , species [1] , genus [6] , deciduous [8] , marsupial [8] , phylum [8] , coniferous [9] , taxonomy [9]
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