mangabey definition

  • noun:
    • any one of different forest-dwelling monkeys for the genus Cercocebus of main Africa, having a long tail and a slender human body.
    • Any of a number of big, arboreal monkeys regarding the family Cercopithecidae
    • Any one of several African monkeys regarding the genus Cercocebus, while the sooty mangabey (Cercocebus fuliginosus), that is sooty black colored.
    • A monkey associated with the genus Cercocebus, that there are several species, inhabiting Africa.
    • big nimble arboreal monkey with lengthy limbs and end and white upper eyelids

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