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- proper n. A taxonomic family within the superfamily Hominoidea — man and close relatives.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- proper n. The natural family of primates including modern man and the extinct immediate ancestors of man.
Homo + -idae (homin-, stem for inflections of homo ("human being, man")) (Wiktionary)