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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Large terrestrial monkeys having doglike muzzles.

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  • Is it racist if Rafiki the baboon is played by Patrick Ewing without any make-up in The Lion King?
  • In his defence, Herselman argued that the word baboon was common in conversational Afrikaans and had no malicious or bad intentions.
  • "Where is Mappo now?" asked a small baboon, which is another kind of monkey.
  • The ape and the baboon are the most skilled of all animals in making their flight. for more
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