spider monkey

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spider monkey

1. any of several arboreal New World monkeys of the genus Ateles, of Central and South America, having very long legs, a long prehensile tail, and a small head
2. woolly spider monkey a rare related monkey, Brachyteles arachnoides, of SE Brazil
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We're happy to extend our relationship and welcome Ateles formally to the Zend partner program.
He begins with the customary definition of the enthymeme as a truncated syllogism, arguing in concert with Pacius and Sir William Hamilton that the Greek ateles (incomplete) was a later interpolation to what seems to be a definition in the Prior Analytics 2.
Piana 2007 Ateles paniscus Ford and Boinski 2007 Callicebus discolor, hoffmannsi Aguiar da Silva 2007, de Luna et al.