Cercocebus

noun
mangabeys
Syn: ↑genus Cercocebus
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Cercopithecidae, ↑family Cercopithecidae
Member Meronyms: ↑mangabey

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\\ˌsərkəˈsēbəs\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from cerc- + Greek kēbos, a long-tailed monkey — more at cebus
: a genus of long-tailed monkeys of western Africa comprising the mangabeys and having prominent ischial callosities and white upper eyelids

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