Definition of prosimian
: any of a suborder (Prosimii) of lower primates (as lemurs and tarsiers)
Origin of prosimian
New Latin Prosimii, from 1pro- + Latin simia ape — more at simian
First Known Use: circa 1890
Rhymes with prosimian
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