tscheigo
Tschego Tsche"go, n. [From a native name.] (Zo["o]l.) A West African anthropoid ape allied to the gorilla and chimpanzee, and by some considered only a variety of the chimpanzee. It is noted for building large, umbrella-shaped nests in trees. Called also {tscheigo}, {tschiego}, {nschego}, {nscheigo}. [1913 Webster]

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  • nschego — Tschego Tsche go, n. [From a native name.] (Zo[ o]l.) A West African anthropoid ape allied to the gorilla and chimpanzee, and by some considered only a variety of the chimpanzee. It is noted for building large, umbrella shaped nests in trees.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nscheigo — Tschego Tsche go, n. [From a native name.] (Zo[ o]l.) A West African anthropoid ape allied to the gorilla and chimpanzee, and by some considered only a variety of the chimpanzee. It is noted for building large, umbrella shaped nests in trees.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tschego — Tsche go, n. [From a native name.] (Zo[ o]l.) A West African anthropoid ape allied to the gorilla and chimpanzee, and by some considered only a variety of the chimpanzee. It is noted for building large, umbrella shaped nests in trees. Called also …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tschiego — Tschego Tsche go, n. [From a native name.] (Zo[ o]l.) A West African anthropoid ape allied to the gorilla and chimpanzee, and by some considered only a variety of the chimpanzee. It is noted for building large, umbrella shaped nests in trees.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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