Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A lemur, one of the Prosimiæ.

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Examples

  • “It's a half-ape, half-man that lives up in the mountains in Alaska.”

    The Monster

  • This story of a primatologist who adopts a charming young girl, only to discover she's half-human, half-ape, sounds intriguing; it also apparently cannot be described without comparing it to the works of Michael Crichton. poll by twiigs. com

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  •               “It's a half-ape, half-man that lives up in the mountains in Alaska.”

    The Monster

  • You cannot underestimate the soft-tissues, the reconstruction of half-man/half-ape is down to the imagination of the sculptor.

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  • This ragtag group consists of the brilliant but insect-headed Dr. Cockroach, Ph. D.; the macho half-ape, half-fish The Missing Link; the gelatinous and indestructible B.O.B.; and the 350-foot grub called Insectosaurus.

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  • McCoy saw the slender conduit pipe by which the Vulcan might attempt a crossing to her, if there were no debilitating psionic field—and if Spock were half-ape, half-acrobat, and wholly mad.

    TRIANGLE

  • The half-man, half-ape creature kills one of them, and the other escapes.

    Not the Girl Next Door

  • The world learns that the military has been quietly rounding up other monsters over the years, including the brilliant but insect-headed Dr. Cockroach (Laurie) and macho half-ape, half-fish the Missing Link (Arnett).

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  • D.; the macho half-ape, half-fish The Missing Link; the gelatinous and indestructible B.O.B.; and the 350-foot grub called Insectosaurus.

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  • After reading this line: "He was conscious ... that modern people under lawless conditions tend uncannily to repeat the darkest instinctive patterns of primitive half-ape savagery in their daily life and ritual observances..."

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