from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A genus of South American monkeys, including the howlers. See howler, 2, and Illust.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The typical and only genus of Mycetinæ, established by Illiger in 1811; the howlers: a synonym of Aluatta of prior date.
- n. The plants now called Fungi: a term proposed by Sprengel.
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