neanthropic

neanthropic

[nee-an-throp-ik]
adjective Anthropology.
of or pertaining to modern forms of humans as compared with extinct species of the genus Homo.
Compare paleoanthropic.


Origin:
1890–95; ne- + anthropic

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neanthropic   (nē'ən-thrŏp'ĭk)  Pronunciation Key 
Relating to members of the extant species Homo sapiens as compared with other, now extinct species of Homo.
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