Solo-man definition

sōlō
An extinct hominin known from fossil remains found in Indonesia, previously classified as a distinct species of Homo but now regarded as an example of H. erectus.
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A type of early human (Homo sapiens soloensis) known from fossil remains found in Upper Pleistocene deposits in central Java.
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A fossil hominid specimen previously classed as a distinct species ( Homo soloensis ) but now generally regarded as an archaic example of Homo sapiens.
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Origin of solo-man

  • After the Solo River of central Java

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition