What does the word anthropoid mean?

Usage examples for anthropoid

  1. The anthropoid apes have in common with man many characters which are not present in the lower Old World monkeys. – Darwin and Modern Science by A.C. Seward and Others
  2. Bentley would never forget the horror of that grim awakening, in which he had found himself walking on bent knuckles, his voice the fighting bellow of a giant anthropoid. – The Mind Master by Arthur J. Burks
  3. Suppose, Tyler, he said, that you wakened from a nightmare and looked into a mirror to discover that you were an anthropoid ape? – The Mind Master by Arthur J. Burks