Hylobates

noun
Hy·lob·a·tes | \ hīˈläbəˌtēz \

Definition of Hylobates 

: a genus of primates comprising the typical gibbons that with the siamang and extinct related forms make up a subfamily of Pongidae or in some classifications a separate family

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History and Etymology for Hylobates

New Latin, from hyl- + -bates

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