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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Large long-armed ape of Borneo and Sumatra having arboreal habits.

Usage examples (37)
  • While many believe the term orangutan is a reference to its orange or light red hair, this actually isn't the correct etymology.
  • Conservatives (sic) predict without immediate action, the orangutan could be the first great ape to become instinct in the wild.
  • LOL Little orangutan is like: “O RLY?”
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