Homo habilis definition

  • noun:
    • An extinct species of humans regarded as an ancestor of modern-day humans together with very first hominid to produce tools. This types existed between 1.5 and 2.0 million years ago.
    • extinct species of upright eastern African hominid having some advanced humanlike characteristics
  • proper-noun:
    • a taxonomic species, within genus Homo - "useful guy" (extinct)

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