pygmy chimpanzee
bonobo o*no"bo (b[-o]*n[=o]"b[=o]), n. an anthropoid ape ({Pan paniscus}), resembling but smaller than the common chimpanzee ({Pan troglodytes}); -- called also {pygmy chimpanzee}. It is found in the forests of Zaire.

Syn: pygmy chimpanzee, pygmy chimp. [PJC] ||


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  • pygmy chimpanzee — n. BONOBO …   English World dictionary

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  • pygmy chimpanzee — noun small chimpanzee of swamp forests in Zaire; a threatened species • Syn: ↑bonobo, ↑Pan paniscus • Hypernyms: ↑chimpanzee, ↑chimp, ↑Pan troglodytes • Member Holonyms: ↑Pan, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pygmy chimpanzee — a small chimpanzee, Pan paniscus, primarily of swamp forests in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: a threatened species. * * * …   Universalium

  • pygmy chimpanzee — pyg′my chimpanzee′ n. zool. mam bonobo …   From formal English to slang

  • pygmy chimpanzee — noun Date: 1962 bonobo …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • pygmy chimpanzee — noun A bonobo, Pan paniscus …   Wiktionary

  • pygmy chimpanzee — noun another term for bonobo …   English new terms dictionary

  • pygmy chimpanzee — /pɪgmi tʃɪmpænˈzi/ (say pigmee chimpan zee) noun → bonobo …   Australian English dictionary

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