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lowland gorilla

noun

Definition of lowland gorilla

  1. :  either of two gorillas (Gorilla gorilla gorilla or G. gorilla graueri) that inhabit lowland rainforests of west central Africa



1942

First Known Use of lowland gorilla

1942


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