Definitions

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  • n. A species of colobine Old World monkey, making up the genus Pygathrix

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A monkey (Semnopithecus nemæus), remarkable for its varied and brilliant colors. It is a native of Cochin China.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A name of the old-world catarrhine monkeys of the genus Semnopithecus.

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Examples

  • Acting like a douc he online is no way for a grown man to conduct themselves …

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  • Friday, October 17, 2008 at 02: 28 PM une branche de douce-amere pour ta douc-e mere

    baba cool - French Word-A-Day

  • The report counted 42,000 black-shanked douc langurs along with 2,500 yellow-cheeked crested gibbons in Cambodia's Seima Biodiversity Conservation Area, an estimate that represents the largest known populations for both species in the world.

    Archive 2008-08-01

  • Prior to the recent discovery in the Seima Biodiversity Conservation Area, the largest known populations were believed to be in adjacent Vietnam, where black-shanked douc langurs and yellow-cheeked crested gibbons hover at 600 and 200 respectively.

    Archive 2008-08-01

  • Nevertheless, it still harbors several mammals and birds of conservation significance, including the Owston's banded civet (Hemigalus owstoni), white-cheeked gibbon (Hylobates leucogenys), red-shanked douc langur (Pygathrix nemaeus), and Francois's leaf monkey (Semnopithecus francoisi).

    Northern Vietnam lowland rain forests

  • There are several large mammals of conservation significance in this ecoregion, including the endangered douc langur (Pygathrix nemaeus), red-cheeked gibbon (Hylobates gabriellae), and pileated gibbon (Hylobates pileatus) and potentially the tiger (Panthera tigris).

    Southern Vietnam lowland dry forests

  • A new subspecies of douc langur, Pygathrix nemaeus cinereus ssp. nov.

    Biological diversity in Indo-Burma

  • The douc langur (Pygathrix nemaeus, EN) is a primate species found in Laos, Vietnam, and Cambodia.

    Biological diversity in Indo-Burma

  • The douc langur and the murid Maxomys moi are near endemics, whereas the northern smooth-tailed tree shrew (Dendrogale murina) is endemic (Table 1).

    Southeastern Indochina dry evergreen forests

  • Friday, October 17, 2008 at 02:28 PM une branche de douce-amere pour ta douc-e mere

    baba cool - French Word-A-Day

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