Meaning of anthropoid
Pronunciation: (an'thru-poid"), [key]
- resembling humans.
- belonging or pertaining to the primate suborder Anthropoidea, characterized by a relatively flat face, dry nose, small immobile ears, and forward-facing eyes, comprising humans, apes, Old World monkeys, and New World monkeys. Cf. prosimian.
- anthropoid (Thesaurus)