hominoid hominoid

Definition(s):

  • (n) a primate of the superfamily Hominoidea

Quotes

  • "Direct high-throughput 454 Sequencing of a DNA extract from a Neandertal fossil has thus far yielded a significant portion of the Neandertal genome, including over one million base pairs of hominoid nuclear DNA sequences, giving us the confidence...
    on Nov 15, 2006 By: Svante Pääbo Source: EurekAlert (press release)

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