[ hoh-moh flawr-es-ee-en-sis, flohr- ]
/ ˈhoʊ moʊ ˌflɔr ɛs iˈɛn sɪs, ˌfloʊr- /
a possible species of very small, primitive human: its fossils were discovered on the Indonesian island of Flores in 2003.
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“Compliment” and “complement” had a shared meaning a long time ago, but today they are no longer interchangeable.
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