Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling a lemur or some aspect of one.

Etymologies

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lemur +‎ -like

Examples

  • Some of those lemurlike ancestors, evidently, also inhabited Africa.

    The Song of The Dodo

  • Possibly those lemurlike species suffered fatally from competition with monkeys.

    The Song of The Dodo

  • Still later, the lemurlike lineage died out on the African mainland and also disappeared from Europe and North America.

    The Song of The Dodo

  • The earliest fossils of lemurlike ancestors come from Eocene strata in Europe and North America, dating back about sixty million years.

    The Song of The Dodo

  • Wide, dark, lemurlike eyes stared up from a little triangle of nose and ears.

    Firestorm

  • ` lizardlike 'vulpine ` foxlike' lemurine ` lemurlike '

    VERBATIM: The Language Quarterly Vol III No 3

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