Definición de Zinjanthropus en inglés:

Zinjanthropus

Saltos de línea: Zin|jan|thro|pus
Pronunciación: /zɪnˈdʒanθrəpəs
 
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sustantivo

  • A genus name sometimes applied to Nutcracker man.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • It belonged to the early hominid whom her husband Louis named Zinjanthropus - later Australopithecus - boisei.
    • In the first season, 1959, Mary Leakey found the skull of Zinjanthropus and the following season their son Jonathan discovered the first remains of Homo habilis.
    • That's because Leakey knew that his find wasn't what he'd hoped; Zinjanthropus would not be the proverbial ‘missing link.’

Origen

1950s: modern Latin, from Arabic Zinj, the early medieval name for East Africa, + Greek anthrōpos 'man'.

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