from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A genus of monkeys, found in Asia and the East Indies, now usually called Macaca. They have short tails and prominent eyebrows. See also macaca.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of Old World catarrhine monkeys of the family Cercopithecid√¶ or Cynopithecid√¶; the macaques.


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