Prosimii

plural noun Prosim·ii \ -mēˌī \

Definition of Prosimii

in some classifications
:a suborder of Primates that includes the less progressive primates (as the tarsiers and lemurs) and is coextensive with Lemuroidea and Tarsioidea of other classifications

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Origin and Etymology of prosimii

New Latin, from 1pro- + -simii (from Latin simia ape)


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