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Definition 1: any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage - [noun denoting animal]

Synonyms for homo in the sense of this definition

(homo is a kind of ...) a primate of the family Hominidae

(... is a kind of homo ) extinct species of upright East African hominid having some advanced humanlike characteristics

(... is a kind of homo ) extinct robust human of Middle Paleolithic in Europe and western Asia

(... is a kind of homo ) the only surviving hominid; species to which modern man belongs; bipedal primate having language and ability to make and use complex tools; brain volume at least 1400 cc

(... is a kind of homo ) extinct primitive hominid of late Pleistocene; Java; formerly Javanthropus

(... is a kind of homo ) extinct species of primitive hominid with upright stature but small brain

"Homo erectus was formerly called Pithecanthropus erectus"

(... is a kind of homo ) all of the living human inhabitants of the earth

"all the world loves a lover" "she always used `humankind' because `mankind' seemed to slight the women"

(... is a kind of homo ) a primitive hominid resembling Neanderthal man but living in Africa

(homo is a part of ...) a human limb; technically the part of the superior limb between the shoulder and the elbow but commonly used to refer to the whole superior limb

(homo is a part of ...) the (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb

"he had the hands of a surgeon" "he extended his mitt"

(homo is a part of ...) the front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear

"he washed his face" "I wish I had seen the look on his face when he got the news"

(homo is a part of ...) either side of the backbone between the hipbone and the ribs in humans as well as quadrupeds

(homo is a part of ...) the part of the leg of a human being below the ankle joint

"his bare feet projected from his trousers" "armored from head to foot"

(homo is a part of ...) the head of a human being

(homo is a part of ...) growth of hair covering the scalp of a human being

(homo is a part of ...) short hair growing over a person's body

(homo is a part of ...) alternative names for the body of a human being

"Leonardo studied the human body" "he has a strong physique" "the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak"

(... is a member of homo) type genus of the family Hominidae

(homo is the domain which ... is member of) either the left or right half of a body

"he had a pain in his side"

(homo is the domain which ... is member of) birth defect in which there is partial or total webbing connecting two or more fingers or toes

(homo is the domain which ... is member of) birth defect characterized by the presence of more than the normal number of fingers or toes

(homo is the domain which ... is member of) a sensitization reaction to repeated invasion of the skin by cercariae of schistosomes

(homo is the domain which ... is member of) the scientific study of food and drink (especially in humans)

(homo is the domain which ... is member of) the entire physical structure of an organism (an animal, plant, or human being)

"he felt as if his whole body were on fire"

(homo is the domain which ... is member of) (especially of human beings) at the age immediately before puberty; often marked by accelerated growth

Definition 2: someone who is sexually attracted to persons of the same sex - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for homo in the sense of this definition

(homo is a kind of ...) a human being

"there was too much for one person to do"

(... is a kind of homo ) a negative term for a homosexual man who chooses not to reveal his sexual orientation

(... is a kind of homo ) offensive term for a homosexual man

(... is a kind of homo ) a female homosexual

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