crab–eating macaque

noun crab–eat·ing macaque

Definition of crab–eating macaque

  1. :  a macaque (Macaca fascicularis) of southeastern Asia, Borneo, and the Philippines that sometimes feeds on marine crustaceans and shellfish and is often used in medical research —called also cynomolgus monkey, long-tailed macaque

1898

First Known Use of crab–eating macaque

1898


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