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Origin of Homo erectus
British Dictionary definitions for homo erectus
Word Origin for Homo erectus
Scientific definitions for homo erectus
Cultural definitions for homo erectus
An early ancestor of the human species that lived from about 1.8 million to 250,000 years ago. Homo erectus remains have been found in Africa, China, Europe, and Southeast Asia. Archaeological excavations have revealed that Homo erectus developed a cooperative hunting organization and the use of fire and may have had a spoken language.