anthrop-

combining form or anthropo-
Etymology: Latin anthropo-, from Greek anthrōp-, anthrōpo-, from anthrōpos, perhaps irregular from andr-, anēr man (male person) + -ōpos (from ōps face) — more at andr-, optic

anthropoid

anthropogenesis

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anthrop-,
combining form. the form of anthropo- (Cf.anthropo-) before vowels, as in anthropoid.
anthrop.,
1. anthropological.
2. anthropology.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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