bonobo
noun (plural -bos) Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1954 a rare anthropoid ape (Pan paniscus) that has a more slender build and longer limbs than the related common chimpanzee (P. troglodytes) and that inhabits a small geographic region in equatorial Africa south of the Congo River — called also pygmy chimpanzee

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Bonobo — (Pan paniscus) Systematik Unterordnung: Trockennasenaffen (Haplorhini) Teilordnung: Altweltaff …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bonobo — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Bonobo puede referirse a: Bonobo, modelo de componentes software; Bonobo, primate similar al chimpancé; Bonobo, DJ británico del sello Ninja Tune. Obtenido de Bonobo Categoría: Wikipedia:Desambiguación …   Wikipedia Español

  • 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.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bonobo — ● bonobo nom masculin Chimpanzé des forêts de la rive gauche du fleuve Congo, moins corpulent que le chimpanzé commun, mais au comportement social plus affirmé …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Bonobo — (Pan paniscus) er en af menneskeaberne og den er også kendt som pygmæ chimpanse . Bonoboer blev opdaget i 1928 af den amerikanske anatom Harold Coolidge. Sammen med chimpanserne er bonoboerne menneskets nærmeste slægtninge. Bonoboerne viste i… …   Danske encyklopædi

  • bonobo — [bə nō′bō] n. pl. bonobos a small, long limbed chimpanzee (Pan paniscus) of the rain forests of Democratic Republic of the Congo …   English World dictionary

  • Bonobo — For other uses, see Bonobo (disambiguation). Bonobo[1] Bonobos at the Cincinnati Zoo Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • Bonobo — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Bonobo (homonymie). Bonobo …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bonobo — У этого термина существуют и другие значения, см. Bonobo (GNOME). Bonobo …   Википедия

  • bonobo — /beuh noh boh/, n., pl. bonobos. See pygmy chimpanzee. * * * Species (Pan paniscus) of great ape. It was once considered a subspecies of the chimpanzee, which it closely resembles in size, appearance, and way of life. Its range, the lowland… …   Universalium

  • Bonobo — La palabra Bonobo puede referirse a: ● El modelo de componentes software Bonobo. ● El chimpancé Pan paniscus. * * * o chimpancé enano Especie (Pan paniscus) de los grandes simios. Fue considerado una subespecie del chimpancé, al que se parece… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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