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Synonyms for ape-man

hypothetical organism formerly thought to be intermediate between apes and human beings

a person assumed to have been raised by apes

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She then proceeded to show a comic strip of ape-men dropping down from trees, crouching and then walking upright.
An insight into the early ape-men of East and South Africa is not going to completely change our understanding of Neandertals, for example.
They have also investigated the infamous Mexican goat-sucker, Sumatran ape-men and the Mongolian deathworm.
Yet there is a link between ancient descriptions of Brenin Llwyd and Himalayan or North American descriptions of their mountain ape-men.
Titled "Obviously a Movie," the Angstrom show consisted of sculpted creatures, including a creepy half-horse, half-sheep called Edgar, 1997, that stood upright and two green-faced ape-men set in action poses among snow-covered rocks, all dusted with artificial snow.