[ hahyd l-burg man ]
/ ˈhaɪd lˌbɜrg ˌmæn /
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Origin of Heidelberg man
First recorded in 1905–10
Words nearby Heidelberg man
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British Dictionary definitions for Heidelberg man
a type of primitive man, Homo heidelbergensis, occurring in Europe in the middle Palaeolithic age, known only from a single fossil lower jaw
Word Origin for Heidelberg man
C20: referring to the site where remains were found, at Mauer, near Heidelberg, Germany (1907)
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