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bonnet macaque

Line breaks: bon¦net ma|caque
(also bonnet monkey)

Definition of bonnet macaque in English:

noun

A South Indian macaque with a bonnet-like tuft of hair on the head.
  • Macaca radiata, family Cercopithecidae
Example sentences
  • A trio of bonnet macaque monkeys gape at tourists in the cave temples of Badami.
  • For example, in the Children's Park, Guindy, the bonnet macaques are the main targets for the visitors.

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