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 for anthropoid
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Anthropoid \An"thro*poid\, a. [Gr. 'a`nqrwpos man + -oid.]
     Resembling man; -- applied especially to certain apes, as the
     ourang or gorilla. -- n. An anthropoid ape.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: resembling apes [syn: anthropoid, anthropoidal,
      2: resembling human beings [syn: anthropoid, manlike]
      n 1: person who resembles a nonhuman primate [syn: anthropoid,
      2: any member of the suborder Anthropoidea including monkeys and
         apes and hominids

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  28 Moby Thesaurus words for "anthropoid":
     Bronze Age man, Hominidae, Iron Age man, Stone Age man, aboriginal,
     aborigine, ancient, antediluvian, anthropomorphic, anthropopathic,
     ape-man, autochthon, bushman, cave dweller, caveman, fossil man,
     hominid, humanoid, man of old, manlike, missing link, preadamite,
     prehistoric man, prehuman, primate, primitive, protohuman,

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