Definition of Troglodytic

1. a. Of or pertaining to a troglodyte, or dweller in caves.



Definition of Troglodytic

1. Adjective. Of or pertaining to troglodytes, or dwellers in caves ¹

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Definition of Troglodytic

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Troglodytic

troelies
troely
troffer
troffers
trofosfamide
trog
trogged
trogging
troggs
troglitazone
troglobite
troglobites
trogloditic
troglodyte
troglodytes
troglodytic (current term)
troglodytical
troglophile
troglophiles
troglotrematidae
trogon
trogonoid
trogons
trogs
trogtalite
trogue
trogues
troika
troikas

Literary usage of Troglodytic

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1. The New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge: Embracing by Johann Jakob Herzog, Philip Schaff, Albert Hauck (1909)
"Excava- though the value of the Gezer exca- tions; The vations is in some respects far greater troglodytic than at either of the other places Period, ..."

2. The Tempest by William Shakespeare (2001)
"The ' troglodytic caves ' of the rocky coast of Lampedusa supply 'the hard ... the troglodytic caves of Hunter's Lampedusa, although we must acknowledge, ..."

3. The Journal of the Royal Geographical Society by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Hume Greenfield, Henry Walter Bates (1849)
"very distinctly assigns cinnamon not to Ceylon, but to the country immediately in the rear of the troglodytic coast, or, to use his own word, ..."

4. The Journal of Sacred Literature by John Kitto, Henry Burgess, Benjamin Harris Cowper (1860)
"THE Hivites in Mount Se'yr' appear to have founded several cities: a great part of the population, however, certainly retained the old troglodytic mode of ..."

5. Gleanings from the Natural History of the Ancients by Morgan George Watkins (1896)
"... different accounts of ancient and modern Pygmies be weighed, it will be found that either monkeys or aboriginal troglodytic tribes are ..."

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