• Definition for "guenon"
    • Any of numerous chiefly arboreal African monkeys, primarily…
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guenon definition

  • noun:
    • Any of numerous chiefly arboreal African monkeys, primarily of genus Cercopithecus, having long hind feet and a lengthy end.
    • The Old World monkeys associated with genus Cercopithecus.
    • Any of several long-tailed arboreal African monkeys, of this genera Cercopithecus and Erythrocebus (previously categorized as Cercocebus), including given that green monkey (Cercopithecus callitrichus) and grivet (Cercopithecus griseo-viridis).
    • A French name, really usually used as a book-name, for the old-world monkeys associated with the genus Cercopithecus.
    • tiny slim African monkey having long hind limbs and end and long hair all over face
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