from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A large arboreal lemur (Indri indri) of Madagascar, having large eyes and a rudimentary tail.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. One of the largest living lemurs (Indri indri).
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The babakoto, Indris or Lichanotus brevicaudatus, a lemurine quadruped of Madagascar, belonging to the subfamily Indrisinæ and family Lemuridæ.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. large short-tailed lemur of Madagascar having thick silky fur in black and white and fawn
Probably from misunderstanding of Malagasy indry, lo!.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)