from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of or pertaining to the region Lemuria.
- n. One of the hypothetical human inhabitants of Lemuria, or a person supposed to have lived when the supposed Lemuria was an extensive continent. Compare Atlantean, 2.
- Resembling or characteristic of a lemur; lemurine: correlated with cebian, pithecian, etc.
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This wretched creature fixed his lemurian eyes upon me and would not look aside.
= -- Scanty beard; abundant hair, prognathism, thick lips, dull eye, lemurian appendix to the jaw, pteleriform type of the nasal opening, projecting ears, squinting eyes, receding forehead and deformed nose.
The images come from websites that show up on the first two pages of Google Images lemurian-abbey. blogspot.com www. squidoo.com and www. selectivemutism.org I will delete comments that say that this is only shyness (or that SAD can stand for nothing but Seasonal Affective Disorder).