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gibbon
American English: /ˈɡɪbən/
British English: /ˈɡɪb(ə)n/

Translation of gibbon in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • Those species were chimpanzee, gorilla, orangutan, gibbon, macaque and owl monkey.
    • Today it comprises humans, the gibbons, and the great apes (orangutan, chimpanzee, and gorilla).
    • Only five percent of mammals are thought to be socially monogamous, including gibbons, jackals, and tamarins.

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