Anthropoid (adjective)

Resembling or having the characteristics of a human being.

Origin:

From the greek words "anthropos" meaning "human" and "eidos" meaning "form".

Examples:

  1. Anthropoid apes are a group of primates that includes gorillas, chimpanzees and orangutans.
  2. Anthropoid features are those that are similar to human features.
  3. Anthropoid skulls have a brain case that is larger in proportion to the jaw.
  4. Anthropoid prosthetic limbs are designed to mimic human limbs.
  5. Anthropoid robots are designed to look and move like humans.
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