long-armed+ape

  • 1 Long-armed — a. Having long arms; as, the long armed ape or gibbon. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 orang — noun large long armed ape of Borneo and Sumatra having arboreal habits • Syn: ↑orangutan, ↑orangutang, ↑Pongo pygmaeus • Hypernyms: ↑great ape, ↑pongid • Member Holonyms: ↑Pongo, ↑ …

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  • 3 orangutan — noun large long armed ape of Borneo and Sumatra having arboreal habits • Syn: ↑orang, ↑orangutang, ↑Pongo pygmaeus • Hypernyms: ↑great ape, ↑pongid • Member Holonyms: ↑Pongo, ↑ …

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  • 4 orangutang — noun large long armed ape of Borneo and Sumatra having arboreal habits • Syn: ↑orangutan, ↑orang, ↑Pongo pygmaeus • Hypernyms: ↑great ape, ↑pongid • Member Holonyms: ↑Pongo, ↑ …

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  • 5 Pongo pygmaeus — noun large long armed ape of Borneo and Sumatra having arboreal habits • Syn: ↑orangutan, ↑orang, ↑orangutang • Hypernyms: ↑great ape, ↑pongid • Member Holonyms: ↑Pongo, ↑ …

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  • 6 Hylobate — Hy lo*bate, n. [Gr. ? one that walks or inhabits the woods: ? a wood + ? to go.] (Zo[ o]l.) Any species of the genus {Hylobates}; a gibbon, or long armed ape. See {Gibbon}. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 7 Cyrus McCormick — Cyrus Hall McCormick Born February 15, 1809 Rockbridge County, Virginia Died May 13, 1884(1884 05 13) (aged 75) …

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  • 8 Hou Jian — (侯健) is a character in the epic Chinese tale, Water Margin .Hou Jian was from Hongdu, and was once a reowned tailor. Besides being a legendary tailor, he excelled in martial arts as well, learning from Xue Yong. Due to his dark complexion, his… …

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  • 9 gibbon — n. Hylobate, long armed ape …

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  • 10 hylobate — n. Gibbon, long armed ape …

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  • 11 Agogwe — The agogwe is a small human like biped reported from the forests of East Africa. It is 1 to 1.7m tall with long arms, long rust coloured woolly hair and is said to have yellowish red skin under its coat. It has also been reported as having black… …

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  • 12 orangutan — /aw rang oo tan , oh rang , euh rang /, n. a large, long armed anthropoid ape, Pongo pygmaeus, of arboreal habits, inhabiting Borneo and Sumatra: an endangered species. Also, orang utan, orangutang, orang outang /aw rang oo tang , oh rang , euh… …

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  • 13 gibbon — /gib euhn/, n. any small, slender, long armed arboreal anthropoid ape of the genus Hylobates, of the East Indies and southern Asia: all gibbon species are reduced in number and some are very rare. [1760 70; < F, name of uncert. orig. used by… …

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  • 14 Nigel Cullen — Richard Nigel Cullen Undated portrait of Nigel Cullen Nickname Ape …

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  • 15 Orc — For other uses, see Orc (disambiguation). An orc (pronounced /ˈɔrk/) is one of a race of mythical human like creatures, generally described as fierce and combative, with grotesque features and often black, grey or greenish skin. This mythology… …

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  • 16 BatMUD — Infobox VG title = BatClient developer = B.A.T. ry publisher = B.A.T. ry designer = Antti Luostarinen Niklas Lindroos engine= Mythicscape version = 1.80, 2008 10 06 platforms = Windows Macintosh Linux JVM released = December 28, 2006 genre =… …

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  • 17 Mesopropithecus — globiceps skull Conservation status …

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  • 18 orangutan — o•rang•u•tan [[t]ɔˈræŋ ʊˌtæn, oʊˈræŋ , əˈræŋ [/t]] also o•rang′u•tang , o•rang′ou•tang [[t] ˌtæŋ[/t]] n. mam a large, mostly arboreal, long armed anthropoid ape, Pongo pygmaeus, of Borneo and Sumatra • Etymology: 1690–1700; < NL, D < pidgin …

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  • 19 orangutan — /əˈræŋətæn/ (say uh ranguhtan) noun a large, long armed anthropoid ape, Pongo pygmaeus, of arboreal habits, found in Borneo and Sumatra. Also, orang outang, orang, orang utan. {Malay: literally, man of the woods} …

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  • 20 Anthropology and Archaeology — ▪ 2009 Introduction Anthropology       Among the key developments in 2008 in the field of physical anthropology was the discovery by a large interdisciplinary team of Spanish and American scientists in northern Spain of a partial mandible (lower… …

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