Origin of anthropomorphic
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Among the few species already detected, two at least belong to the anthropomorphous class.The Geological Evidence of The Antiquity of Man|Charles Lyell
The orang-outang is the most anthropomorphous of the ape tribe, all of which are strictly frugivorous.A Vindication of Natural Diet.|Percy Bysshe Shelley
The ourang-outang is the most anthropomorphous of the ape tribe, all of which are strictly frugivorous.Vegetable Diet: As Sanctioned by Medical Men, and by Experience in All Ages|William Andrus Alcott
You see how searchingly and co-ordinately interdependent and anthropomorphous it all is.The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg and Other Stories|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
At the same time the anthropomorphous apes, as Professor Schaaffhausen has remarked,270 will no doubt be exterminated.
1806, from anthropomorphous + -ic. Originally in reference to regarding God or gods as having human form and human characteristics; of animals and other things from 1858; the sect of the Antropomorfites is mentioned in English from mid-15c. (see anthropomorphite).