aus•tra•lo•pith•e•cinePronunciation: (ô-strā"lō-pith'u-sēn", -sīn", -pu-thē'sin, -sīn", ô"stru-), [key]
a member of the extinct genus Australopithecus.
of, pertaining to, or resembling the genus Australopithecus
or its members.
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