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guenon

[guh-nawn, -non] /gəˈnɔ̃, -ˈnɒn/
noun
1.
any of several long-tailed African monkeys, especially of the genus Cercopithecus, having a grizzled coat.
Origin of guenon
1830-1840
1830-40; < French < ?
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guenon

/ɡəˈnɒn/
noun
1.
any slender agile Old World monkey of the genus Cercopithecus, inhabiting wooded regions of Africa and having long hind limbs and tail and long hair surrounding the face
Word Origin
C19: from French, of unknown origin
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