orang-utang

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orang-utan or orang-utang (ɔːˌræŋuːˈtæn, ˌɔːræŋˈuːtæn, ɔːˌræŋuːˈtæŋ, ˌɔːræŋˈuːtæŋ)
 
n
Sometimes shortened to: orang a large anthropoid ape, Pongo pygmaeus, of the forests of Sumatra and Borneo, with shaggy reddish-brown hair and strong arms
 
[C17: from Malay orang hutan, from ōrang man + hūtan forest]
 
orang-utang or orang-utang
 
n
 
[C17: from Malay orang hutan, from ōrang man + hūtan forest]

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