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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A long-tailed monkey (Semnopitchecus melalophus) native of Sumatra. It has a crest of black hair. The forehead and cheeks are fawn color, the upper parts tawny and red, the under parts white. Called also black-crested monkey, and sinpæ.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The black-crested monkey, Semnopithecus melalophus, of Sumatra, having a long slender body, tail, and limbs, and highly variegated coloration.

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