simian

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simian

1. of, relating to, or resembling a monkey or ape.
2. a monkey or ape
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As the simian started chasing the boarders, three of her friends managed to enter a room and bolt it shut.
Shimla, June 27 (ANI): The unrestricted growth of simian population in Shimla has forced the authorities to step- in, to control its numbers.
Although more than 20 species of Plasmodium can infect nonhuman primates, until recently, naturally acquired human infections of simian malaria were viewed as rare events lacking public health significance.
Tiny in comparison to living simians, the mouse-size Chinese animal displayed several anthropoid characteristics.
Team features a hot dog-chewing Swede (Ian Bagg), a figure skater (Troy Ruptash) and solid puck man Rob (Cameron Bancroft), and just to add to the strained eccentricity, Simians owner Bud Fulton (Gus Lynch) drafts Jack as well.
These belong either to the lemurlike adapids, the tarsierlike omomyids, or the early simians, forerunners of monkeys, apes, and humans.