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hominid
used in Oryx and Crake

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Definition
any member of the family Hominidae (Great Apes such as extinct and extant humans, chimpanzees, gorillas, and orangutans)
  • He's humanoid, he's hominid, he's an aberration, he's abominable; he'd be legendary, if there were anyone left to relate legends.
    p. 307.3

There are no more uses of "hominid" in Oryx and Crake.

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