Definition of Anthropoid. Meaning of Anthropoid. Synonyms of Anthropoid

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Definition of Anthropoid

Anthropoid
Anthropoid An"thro*poid, a. [Gr. ? man + -oid.] Resembling man; -- applied especially to certain apes, as the ourang or gorilla. -- n. An anthropoid ape.

Meaning of Anthropoid from wikipedia

- Anthropoid is a 2016 Czech-British-French epic war film directed by Sean Ellis and starring Cillian Murphy, Jamie Dornan, Charlotte Le Bon, Anna Geislerová...
- Anthropoid means "resembling a human being", and may refer to: Simian, monkeys and apes (anthropoids, or suborder Anthropoidea, in earlier cl****ifications)...
- The simians, anthropoids or higher primates are an infraorder (Simiiformes /ˈsɪmi.ɪfɔːrmiːz/) of primates containing the parvorders Platyrrhini and Catarrhini...
- The Hominidae (/hɒˈmɪnɪdiː/), whose members are known as great apes or hominids (/ˈhɒmɪnɪdz/), are a taxonomic family of primates that includes eight extant...
- in the vernacular. Its earliest meaning was generally of any non-human anthropoid primate, as is still the case for its cognates in other Germanic languages...
- question" (the Holocaust) in Europe. The ********ination, codenamed Operation Anthropoid, was carried out by soldiers of the Czechoslovak army-in-exile after preparation...
- SS-Obergruppenführer Reinhard Heydrich, in 1942 as part of Operation Anthropoid. During the attack, Kubiš threw the bomb that mortally wounded Heydrich...
- of primates containing the tarsiers and the simians (Simiiformes or anthropoids), as sister of the Strepsirrhini ("moist-nosed"). The name is sometimes...
- Christian Grey in the Fifty Shades franchise (2015–2018), and Jan Kubiš in Anthropoid (2016). Dornan was born in Holywood, County Down, Northern Ireland, and...
- French writer Laurent Binet's 2010 novel HHhH, and focuses on Operation Anthropoid, the ********ination of **** leader Reinhard Heydrich in Prague during World...
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