Brachyurus melanocephala
Cacajao Ca*ca*j[~a]o", n. [Pg.] (Zo["o]l) A South American short-tailed monkey ({Pithecia melanocephala} syn. {Brachyurus melanocephala}). [Written also {cacajo}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Cacajao — Ca*ca*j[ a]o , n. [Pg.] (Zo[ o]l) A South American short tailed monkey ({Pithecia melanocephala} syn. {Brachyurus melanocephala}). [Written also {cacajo}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cacajo — Cacajao Ca*ca*j[ a]o , n. [Pg.] (Zo[ o]l) A South American short tailed monkey ({Pithecia melanocephala} syn. {Brachyurus melanocephala}). [Written also {cacajo}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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