Definition of prehuman in English:


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Pronunciation: /priːˈhjuːmən/

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  • Relating to or denoting the time before the appearance of human beings, especially the evolutionary stage immediately preceding the development of modern humans: our prehuman ancestors


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  • A precursor of the human species.

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