Rhodesian-man definition

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An extinct hominin known from fossil remains found in south-central Africa, previously classified as a distinct species of Homo but now regarded as an example of H. heidelbergensis.
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An early African human (Homo sapiens rhodesiensis) of the Upper Pleistocene, distinguished by long, sturdy limb bones, massive brow ridges, and a large face.
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A fossil hominid specimen found in south-central Africa, previously classed as a distinct species ( Homo rhodesiensis ) but now generally regarded as an archaic example of Homo sapiens.
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