Cacajao

noun
uakaris
Syn: ↑genus Cacajao
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Cebidae, ↑family Cebidae
Member Meronyms: ↑uakari

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\\|kakə|jau̇, ˌkakəˈjā(ˌ)ō\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Portuguese cacajão, from Tupi cacajao
: the genus consisting of the ouakaris

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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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

  • Cacajāo — Cacajāo, Art der Kurzschwanzaffen, s.d …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Cacajao —   Cacajao Cacajao calvus …   Wikipedia Español

  • Cacajao — Uakaris Roter Uakari (Cacajao calvus) Systematik Überordnung: Euarchontoglires …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cacajao — Ouakari Ouakari …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cacajao — uakariai statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas gentis apibrėžtis Gentyje 2 rūšys. Paplitimo arealas – Amazonės ir Orinoko baseino šalys. atitikmenys: lot. Cacajao angl. uakaris vok. Kurzschwanzaffen rus. какайо; короткохвостые… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • cacajao — ca·ca·jao …   English syllables

  • Cacajao melanocephalus — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda ? Uacarí calvo Estado de conservación …   Wikipedia Español

  • Cacajao melanocephalus — Ouakari à tête noire …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cacajao calvus — Ouakari chauve Ouakari chauve …   Wikipédia en Français

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