Hylobates

noun
gibbons
Syn: ↑genus Hylobates
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Hylobatidae, ↑family Hylobatidae

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\\hīˈläbəˌtēz\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from hyl- + -bates
: a genus of primates comprising the typical gibbons that with the siamang and extinct related forms make up a subfamily of Pongidae or in some classifications a separate family

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Hylobátes — Hylobátes, s. Gibbon, S. 823 …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Hylobates — Gibbons …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hylobates — Taxobox name = Hylobates MSW3 Groves|pages=178 181] cite web | last = Geissmann | first = Thomas | title = Gibbon Systematics and Species Identification | url = http://gibbons.de/main/system/intro.html | accessdate = 2006 04 13] image width =… …   Wikipedia

  • Hylobates — Gibbon Pour les articles homonymes, voir Gibbon (homonymie) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hylobates —   Hylobates …   Wikipedia Español

  • Hylobates — Kleine Gibbons Weißhandgibbon (Hylobates lar) Systematik Ordnung: Primaten (Primates) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • hylobates —   See Hylebates …   Etymological dictionary of grasses

  • hylobates — hy·lob·a·tes …   English syllables

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