from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. [lowercase] An old name of the orangs.
  • n. The genus of orangs: synonymous with Simia. Two supposed species have been called S. orang and S. morio.
  • n. In entomology, the typical genus of Satyrinæ, having such species as S. galatea, the marble butterfly. Also called Hipparchia.


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