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Definition 1: hairy-faced arboreal monkeys having widely separated nostrils and long usually prehensile tails - [noun denoting animal]

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(platyrrhine is a kind of ...) any of various long-tailed primates (excluding the prosimians)

(... is a kind of platyrrhine ) small long-tailed monkey of Central American and South America with greenish fur and black muzzle

(... is a kind of platyrrhine ) arboreal monkey of tropical America with long slender legs and long prehensile tail

(... is a kind of platyrrhine ) small South American monkeys with long beautiful fur and long nonprehensile tail

(... is a kind of platyrrhine ) medium-sized tree-dwelling monkey of the Amazon basin; only New World monkey with a short tail

(... is a kind of platyrrhine ) small arboreal monkey of tropical South America with long hair and bushy nonprehensile tail

(... is a kind of platyrrhine ) monkey of tropical South American forests having a loud howling cry

(... is a kind of platyrrhine ) nocturnal monkey of Central America and South America with large eyes and thick fur

(... is a kind of platyrrhine ) monkey of Central America and South America having thick hair on the head that resembles a monk's cowl

(... is a kind of platyrrhine ) small soft-furred South American and Central American monkey with claws instead of nails

(... is a kind of platyrrhine ) large monkeys with dark skin and woolly fur of the Amazon and Orinoco basins

(... is a member of platyrrhine) New World monkeys: capuchin; douroucouli; howler monkey; saki; spider monkey; squirrel monkey; titi; uakari; woolly monkey; marmoset; tamarin

Definition 2: of or related to New World monkeys having nostrils far apart or to people with broad noses - [adjective denoting all]

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