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The chief difficulty in assigning the possessor of the Mauer jaw to a pithecoid stock has been mentioned already.Prehistoric Man|W. L. H. Duckworth
Their life is higher than that of the pithecoid lower and middle savages, but less than that of the barbarians.The Wonders of Life|Ernst Haeckel
Even our human organism has arisen in the same natural manner, by gradual transformation, from a group of pithecoid mammals.
By this the male hand becomes more ape-like, as the long arm also is a pithecoid (ape-like) characteristic.Woman and Socialism|August Bebel
Only, the nasal index is somewhat smaller; on the whole, the nose has in its separate parts a decidedly pithecoid form.The Former Philippines thru Foreign Eyes|Toms de Comyn