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gelada baboon

noun gel·a·da baboon \ˈje-lə-də-, ˈge-; jə-ˈlä-də-\

Definition of GELADA BABOON

:  a large long-haired chiefly herbivorous monkey (Theropithecus gelada) of Ethiopia that feeds especially on grasses and resembles the related baboon —called also gelada
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Origin of GELADA BABOON

Amharic č'ällada
First Known Use: 1871

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