Eoanthropus

[ ee-oh-an-thruh-puhs, -uhn-throh-puhs ]
/ ˌi oʊˈæn θrə pəs, -ənˈθroʊ pəs /

noun

the genus to which the now-discredited Piltdown man was assigned.

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Origin of Eoanthropus

<New Latin (1913) <Greek ēo-eo- + ánthrōpos man
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