mandrill

[n] - baboon of west Africa with red and blue muzzle and hindquarters
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Mandrill

Also called 'shaft and blade' the colliers pick. The blade could be removed from the shaft, and carried easily to the surface for sharpening at the Blacksmiths. In the lower seams mandrills were sometimes used as gauges to measure the length for wooden props. If required, to make up the extra distance the fingers, hand or arm would be used also, e....
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Mandrill

Man'drill (-drĭl) noun [ Confer French mandrille , Spanish mandril , Italian mandrillo ; probably the native name in Africa. Confer Drill an ape.] (Zoology) A large West African baboon ( Cynocephalus, or Papio, mormon ). The adult male has, on the sides ...
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mandrill

<zoology> A large West African baboon (Cynocephalus, or Papio, mormon). The adult male has, on the sides of the nose, large, naked, grooved swellings, conspicuously striped with blue and red. ... Origin: Cf. F. Mandrille, Sp. Mandril, It. Mandrillo; prob. The native name in Africa. Cf. Drill an ape. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar...
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mandrill

Mandrillus sphinx noun baboon of west Africa with a bright red and blue muzzle and blue hindquarters
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Mandrill

• (n.) a large West African baboon (Cynocephalus, / Papio, mormon). The adult male has, on the sides of the nose, large, naked, grooved swellings, conspicuously striped with blue and red.
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mandrill

colourful and primarily ground-dwelling monkey that inhabits the rainforests of equatorial Africa from the Sanaga River (Cameroon) southward to the ... [2 related articles]
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mandrill

mandrill, large monkey, Mandrillus sphinx, of central W Africa, related to the baboons. Mandrills are found in forests, while baboons live in open country. The fur of the mandrill is mostly dark brown, but the bare areas—face and buttocks—are patterned in bright colors that are especiall...
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Mandrill

The Mandrill (Papio maimon or Cynocephalus mormon) is a West African baboon distinguished by the short or rudimentary tail, by the elongated dog-like muzzle, and by the presence
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mandrill

Type: Term Pronunciation: man′drĭl Definitions: 1. Common name for a species of monkey of the genus Cynocephalus, with a short tail and doglike head.
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mandrill

Large West African forest-living baboon, active mainly on the ground. It has large canine teeth like the drill (M. leucophaeus), to which it is closely related. The nose is bright red and the cheeks are striped with blue; the thick skin of the buttocks is also red, and the fur is brown, apart from a yellow beard. (Species...
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Mandrill

[disambiguation] The Mandrill is the world`s largest species of monkey. Mandrill may also refer to: ...
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Mandrill

The mandrill (Mandrillus sphinx) is a primate of the Old World monkey (Cercopithecidae) family, closely related to the baboons and even more closely to the drill. It is found in southern Cameroon, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea, and Congo. Mandrills mostly live in tropical rainforests and forest-savanna mosaics. They live in groups called hordes. Mandri...
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