from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An anthropoid ape (Pan paniscus) of north-central Congo (formerly Zaire), having black hair and more arboreal habits than the common chimpanzee (P. troglodytes). Also called pygmy chimpanzee.
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- n. the pygmy chimpanzee, Pan paniscus, from Africa south of the Congo
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. an anthropoid ape (Pan paniscus), resembling but smaller than the common chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes); -- called also pygmy chimpanzee. It is found in the forests of Zaire.
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- n. small chimpanzee of swamp forests in Zaire; a threatened species
Of central African origin.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)