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Meaning of CHIMPANZEE

Pronunciation:  `chimpan'zee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  intelligent somewhat arboreal ape of equatorial African forests
 

CHIMPANZEE is a 10 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: chimp, Pan troglodytes
 
 See Also: bonobo, central chimpanzee, eastern chimpanzee, genus Pan, great ape, Pan, Pan paniscus, Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii, Pan troglodytes troglodytes, Pan troglodytes verus, pongid, pygmy chimpanzee, western chimpanzee

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Chim*pan"zee\, n. [From the native name: cf. F.
chimpanz['e], chimpans['e], chimpanz['e]e.] (Zo["o]l.)
An african ape ({Anthropithecus troglodytes}

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: ape, bar, bear, Cape polecat, cavy, chimp, coon, ferret, foumart, glutton, groundhog, guinea pig, hedgehog, monk, monkey, mousehound, opossum, polecat, porcupine, possum, prairie dog, quill pig, raccoon, skunk, weasel, whistle-pig, wolverine, woodchuck, zoril
 

 

 

 

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