from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The marmoset (Hapale vulgaris)

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The common marmoset (Hapale vulgaris). Formerly, the name was also applied to other species of the same genus.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A small squirrel-like monkey of South America, a kind of marmoset, Hapale jacchus.
  • n. [capitalized] A genus of marmosets: same as Hapale. Also Iacchus. See Mididæ.


From Latin Iacchus ("Bacchus") (Wiktionary)



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