One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Any of various extinct apes resembling or related to those of the genus Dryopithecus.
Resembling or related to extinct apes of the genus Dryopithecus.
1920s; earliest use found in Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society. From Dryopithecus + -oid.
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