langur
noun Etymology: Hindi lãgūr & Urdu langūr Date: 1825 any of several slender long-tailed Asian monkeys (subfamily Colobinae)

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  • langur — [luŋ΄goor′] n. [Hindi laṅgūr < Sans lāṅgūlin, lit., having a tail] any of a genus (Presbytis) of lanky, long tailed monkeys of Southeast Asia, with bushy eyebrows and a chin tuft …   English World dictionary

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  • langur — /lung goor /, n. any of various slender, long tailed monkeys of the genus Presbytis, of Asia, feeding on leaves, fruits, and seeds: several species are threatened or endangered. [1820 30; < Hindi langur; akin to Skt langulin having a tail] * * *… …   Universalium

  • langur — hulmanas statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Presbytis entellus angl. entellus langur; hanuman langur; langur vok. Hanuman; Hulman rus. гульман; лангур; хануман; хульман ryšiai: platesnis terminas –… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • langur — lan·gùr s.m.inv. TS zool.com. → entello {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1907. ETIMO: dall hindi lāngūr, affine al sanscr. lāngūlin, propr. che ha la coda …   Dizionario italiano

  • langur — is., hay. b., İng. langur Maymunlardan, Hindistan da yaşayan, kül rengi veya kırmızıya çalan sarı tüylü, büyük bir maymun (Presbytis entellus) …   Çağatay Osmanlı Sözlük

  • langur — lan•gur [[t]lʌŋˈgʊər[/t]] n. mam any slender, long tailed, leaf eating monkey of the genus Presbytis, of S Asia • Etymology: 1820–30; < Hindi laṅgūr …   From formal English to slang

  • langur — /lʌŋˈgʊə/ (say lung goouh) noun any of certain large, slender, long limbed, long tailed Asian monkeys of the subfamily Colobinae, as the hanuman (the sacred monkey of India). {Hindi langūr} …   Australian English dictionary

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