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troglodyte

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Anthropology
troglodytetrog‧lo‧dyte /ˈtrɒɡlədaɪt $ ˈtrɑːɡ-/ noun [countable]  SAHBHsomeone who lived in a cave in prehistoric times
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troglodyteI was two stages below a troglodyte.They would all be troglodytes before the war was over, thought Lucinda, with eyes that stood out on little stalks.This scurrying around like troglodytes is enough to depress anyone.
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