noun Palaeo·simia \¦pālēō, ¦palēō+\

Definition of Palaeosimia

  1. :  a genus of Miocene fossil apes from the Siwalik hills of India that resemble and are probably ancestral to the orangutan

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Origin and Etymology of palaeosimia

New Latin, from pale- + Latin simia ape — more at simia

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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