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- n. A large South American monkey (Lagothrix humboldtii), with prehensile tail.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A large South American monkey (Lagothrix Humboldtii), with prehensile tail.
Native American name. (Wiktionary)
This monkey is the caparro, which I have made known in my Observations on Zoology and comparative Anatomy; it forms, as
The caparro is distinguished by a round head, and a mild and agreeable expression of countenance.