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person who resembles a nonhuman primate

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any member of the suborder Anthropoidea including monkeys and apes and hominids

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resembling apes

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resembling human beings

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1996): Fleurs, fruits et huile parfumee: representation sur les sarcophages anthropoide.
Pour marquer l'existence preoudipienne des anthropoides, le scenario de la horde originaire commence illo tempore : << Un beau jour .
The three species of cranes in South Africa have become flagship species for wetland conservation: the Crowned, Balearica regulorum, is endangered; the graceful long legged Blue, Anthropoides paradiseus, South Africa's national bird, and the Wattled, Bugeranus carunculatus, are both critically endangered.
Unlike cranes of the genus Grus, such as the whitenaped, the demoiselle crane, Anthropoides virgo, lacks the crown of carmine skin that makes those larger birds so striking, but the very simplicity of its markings-silver gray and black-set off by a silken bib of black plumes at the breast, make it one of the most beautiful of its family.
Les femmes d'Afrique subsaharienne auraient majoritairement des bassins ovales ou << anthropoides >>, avec pour certaines d'entre elles des bassins << androides >>, triangulaires et plus semblables a ceux des hommes, donc ne permettant pas un accouchement voie basse (Caldwell-Moloy 1938).