Definition of entellus in English:

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entellus

Pronunciation: /ənˈteləs/
(also entellus monkey)

noun

Another term for hanuman.
Example sentences
  • Scientifically, Hanuman langurs are named either Semnopithecus entellus or Presbytis entellus within a genus of colobine primates, a sub-unit of Old World monkeys.

Origin

Mid 19th century: from the name of an aged Trojan in Virgil's Aeneid.

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Syllabification: en·tel·lus

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