family Lorisidae

noun
slow-moving omnivorous nocturnal primates of tropical Asia; usually tailless
Syn: ↑Lorisidae
Hypernyms: ↑mammal family
Member Holonyms: ↑Lemuroidea, ↑suborder Lemuroidea
Member Meronyms:

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