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- proper noun A taxonomic
familywithin the parvorder Platyrrhini— the howler monkeys, spider monkeysand woolly monkeys.
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For instance, some trees that belong to the nutmeg family are known to be highly dependent on Atelidae and Toucans for their dispersal in America, and Cercopithecidae and Hornbills in Africa and Asia.