Pithecia

noun Pi·the·cia \pə̇ˈthēsh(ē)ə\

Definition of Pithecia

  1. :  a genus of saki monkeys of northern South America and the Amazon basin

pithecian

\-sh(ē)ən\ adjective or noun

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Origin and Etymology of pithecia

New Latin, from pithec- + -ia


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