monkey

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African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread Adansonia digitata , baobab , monkey-bread tree
common savannah monkey with greenish-grey back and yellow tail African green monkey , Cercopithecus aethiops sabaeus , green monkey
nocturnal monkey of Central America and South America with large eyes and thick fur Aotus trivirgatus , douroucouli
arboreal monkey of tropical America with long slender legs and long prehensile tail Ateles geoffroyi , spider monkey
large terrestrial monkey of Africa and Asia with a doglike muzzle baboon
monkey of Central America and South America having thick hair on the head that resembles a monk's cowl capuchin , Cebus capucinus , ringtail
smallest monkey; of tropical forests of the Amazon Cebuella pygmaea , pygmy marmoset
Old World monkeys: guenon; baboon; colobus monkey; langur; macaque; mandrill; mangabey; patas; proboscis monkey Cercopithecidae , family Cercopithecidae
South African monkey with black face and hands Cercopithecus aethiops pygerythrus , vervet , vervet monkey
white and olive green East African monkey with long white tufts of hair beside the face Cercopithecus aethiops , grivet
smallest guenon monkey; of swampy central and west African forests Cercopithecus talapoin , talapoin
colobus monkey with a reddish brown coat and white silky fringes down both sides of the body Colobus guereza , guereza
arboreal monkey of western and central Africa with long silky fur and reduced thumbs colobus , colobus monkey
monkey of southeast Asia, Borneo and the Philippines crab-eating macaque , croo monkey , Macaca irus
woolly-haired monkey-like arboreal marsupial of New Guinea and northern Australia cuscus
pod of the peanut vine containing usually 2 nuts or seeds; `groundnut' and `monkey nut' are British terms earthnut , goober , goober pea , groundnut , monkey nut , peanut
reddish long-tailed monkey of west Africa Erythrocebus patas , hussar monkey , patas
monkey business foolishness , highjinks , shenanigans , silliness
small slender African monkey having long hind limbs and tail and long hair around the face guenon , guenon monkey
in Hinduism, the monkey god and helper of Rama; god of devotion and courage Hanuman
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