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siamang

[see-uh-mang] /ˈsi əˌmæŋ/
noun
1.
a large, black gibbon, Hylobates syndactylus, of Sumatra and the Malay Peninsula, having very long arms and the second and third digits partially united by a web of skin: an endangered species.
Origin of siamang
1815-1825
1815-25; < Malay
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siamang

/ˈsaɪəˌmæŋ/
noun
1.
a large black gibbon, Hylobates (or Symphalangus) syndactylus, of Sumatra and the Malay Peninsula, having a large reddish-brown vocal sac beneath the chin and the second and third toes united
Word Origin
C19: from Malay
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