- troglotrema salmincola,
Origin of troglodyte
Examples from the Web for troglodyte
The people have plenty of fowls, and they too obtain shelter in these Troglodyte habitations.
It seemed but a step to the Neanderthal skull and our Troglodyte forbears.A Labrador Doctor|Wilfred Thomason Grenfell
How has he been able to content himself so long with such an abode, more suitable for a troglodyte or a monkey!The Solitary of Juan Fernandez, or The Real Robinson Crusoe|Joseph Xavier Saintine
Performer: One who has a right to do troglodyte stunts and who can do something else.The Roycroft Dictionary|Elbert Hubbard
He was no better than a troglodyte, set down in a new wilderness.The Drums Of Jeopardy|Harold MacGrath
Word Origin for troglodyte
"cave-dweller," 1550s, from Latin troglodytae (plural), from Greek troglodytes "cave-dweller," literally "one who creeps into holes," from trogle "hole" (from trogein "to gnaw;" see trout) + dyein "go in, dive in."