paleoanthropic

[ pey-lee-oh-an-throp-ik or, especially British, pal-ee- ]
/ ˌpeɪ li oʊ ænˈθrɒp ɪk or, especially British, ˌpæl i- /

adjective

pertaining to prehistoric humans.

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Origin of paleoanthropic

First recorded in 1885–90; paleo- + anthropic
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