Definition of

Macaque

  1. (noun, animal) short-tailed monkey of rocky regions of Asia and Africa

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Origin of the word Macaque

  1. E. Indian monkey, 1757, from Fr., from Port. macaco "monkey," a Bantu word brought from Africa to Brazil (where it was applied 17c. to a type of monkey there). Introduced as a genus name 1840. more

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Words that sound like Macaque

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