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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Large black gibbon of Sumatra having the 2nd and 3rd toes partially united by a web.

Usage examples (38)
  • Being a siamang was a glorious discovery.
  • She had been an ape once, a siamang, and she felt perfectly at home in the treetops.
  • The destruction includes prime habitat for the orangutan, siamang, and white-handed gibbon.
  • He went to the roof, where the half-tamed siamang was supporting him hour after hour as gently as a mother would support a sick child. for more
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