entellus

entellus

[en-tel-uhs]
noun, plural entelluses.
hanuman ( def 1 ).

Origin:
1835–45; < Neo-Latin, a specific epithet

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entellus (ɛnˈtɛləs)
 
n
Also called: hanuman an Old World monkey, Presbytes entellus, of S Asia. This langur is regarded as sacred in India
 
[C19: New Latin, apparently from the name of the aged Sicilian character in Book V of Virgil's Aeneid]

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