genus Nycticebus

noun
a genus of Lorisidae
Syn: ↑Nycticebus
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Lorisidae, ↑family Lorisidae
Member Meronyms: ↑slow loris, ↑Nycticebus tardigradua, ↑Nycticebus pygmaeus

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  • Nycticebus — noun a genus of Lorisidae • Syn: ↑genus Nycticebus • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Lorisidae, ↑family Lorisidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nycticebus pygmaeus — noun stocky lemur of southeastern Asia • Syn: ↑slow loris, ↑Nycticebus tardigradua • Hypernyms: ↑lemur • Member Holonyms: ↑Nycticebus, ↑genus Nycticebus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nycticebus tardigradua — noun stocky lemur of southeastern Asia • Syn: ↑slow loris, ↑Nycticebus pygmaeus • Hypernyms: ↑lemur • Member Holonyms: ↑Nycticebus, ↑genus Nycticebus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nycticebus tardigradus — Lemur Le mur (l[=e] m[u^]r), n. [L., a ghost, specter. So called on account of its habit of going abroad by night.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of a family ({Lemurid[ae]}) of nocturnal mammals allied to the monkeys, but of small size, and having a sharp and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mammal genus — noun a genus of mammals • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Tachyglossus, ↑genus Tachyglossus, ↑Zaglossus, ↑genus Zaglossus, ↑Ornithorhynchus, ↑genus Ornithorhynchus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Slow loris — For the denial of service attack, see Slowloris. Slow lorises[1] Sunda slow loris Nycticebus coucang …   Wikipedia

  • Sunda slow loris — Sunda slow loris[1] …   Wikipedia

  • Bengal slow loris — Bengal slow loris[1] …   Wikipedia

  • Javan slow loris — Conservation status Endangered& …   Wikipedia

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