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Solo man

noun
1.
an early human being of the upper Pleistocene, known from skull fragments found in Java.
Origin of Solo man
after the Solo River, central Java, near which the fragments were found
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Solo man

noun
1.
a type of early man, Homo soloensis, of late Pleistocene times, having a skull resembling that of Neanderthal man but with a smaller cranial capacity
Word Origin
C20: after Solo, site in central Java where remains were found
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Solo man
  (sō'lō)   
A fossil hominid specimen previously classed as a distinct species (Homo soloensis) but now generally regarded as an archaic example of Homo sapiens.
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