Etymology
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chimpanzee (n.)

large type of West African ape, 1738, from a Bantu language of Angola (compare Tshiluba kivili-chimpenze "ape").

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Definitions of chimpanzee

chimpanzee (n.)
intelligent somewhat arboreal ape of equatorial African forests;
Synonyms: chimp / Pan troglodytes
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