an|thro|poph|a|gist

an|thro|poph|a|gist «AN thruh POF uh jihst», noun.
= cannibal. (Cf.cannibal)

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  • an|thro|pol|o|gist — «AN thruh POL uh jihst», noun. a person who studies anthropology: »Essentially the function of the anthropologist is to integrate the various disciplines dealing with man (Beals and Hoijer) …   Useful english dictionary

  • an|thro|poph|a|gism — «AN thruh POF uh jihz uhm», noun. = cannibalism. (Cf. ↑cannibalism) …   Useful english dictionary

  • an|thro|poph|a|gite — «AN thruh POF uh jyt», noun. = cannibal. (Cf. ↑cannibal) …   Useful english dictionary

  • an|thro|poph|a|gi — «AN thruh POF uh jy», noun (plural), sing. gus. man eaters; cannibals. ╂[< Latin anthrōpophagī (plural) < Greek anthrōpophágos man eating < ánthrōpos man + phageîn eat] …   Useful english dictionary

  • an|thro|poph|a|gous — «AN thruh POF uh guhs», adjective. = cannibalistic. (Cf. ↑cannibalistic) …   Useful english dictionary

  • an|thro|poph|a|gus — «AN thruh POF uh guhs», noun. singular of anthropophagi …   Useful english dictionary

  • an|thro|poph|a|gy — «AN thruh POF uh jee», noun. = cannibalism …   Useful english dictionary

  • an|thro|poph|u|ism — «AN thruh POF yu ihz uhm», noun. the ascription of human nature, functions, or desires, to a god or gods. ╂[< anthropo + Greek phy nature + English ism] …   Useful english dictionary

  • an|thro|poph|u|is|tic — «AN thruh POF yu IHS tihk», adjective. of or having to do with anthropophuism …   Useful english dictionary

  • pa|le|o|an|thro|pol|o|gist — «PAY lee oh AN thruh POL uh jihst, PAL ee », noun. an expert in paleoanthropology: »By utilizing the logic of structure and the logic of evolutionary development, it has been possible for paleoanthropologists to achieve what seems to the… …   Useful english dictionary

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