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  • n. The proboscis monkey.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A long-nosed monkey (Nasalis larvatus, formerly Semnopithecus nasalis), native of Borneo. The general color of the body is bright chestnut, with the under parts, shoulders, and sides of the head, golden yellow, and the top of the head and upper part of the back brown. Called also proboscis monkey. It is now an endangered species.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The proboscis-monkey, Nasalis larvatus: adopted as a book-name.

Etymologies

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Native name, from its cry.

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  • See also bangkatan. Please.

    October 31, 2008

  • The proboscis monkey of Borneo (Nasalis larvatus).

    October 31, 2008