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bonobo (n.)

pygmy chimpanzee, 1954, from a native name.

updated on July 07, 2017

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Definitions of bonobo from WordNet

bonobo (n.)
small chimpanzee of swamp forests in Zaire; a threatened species;
Synonyms: pygmy chimpanzee / Pan paniscus
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