grivet

noun
griv·​et | \ ˈgrivə̇t, grə̇ˈvā \
plural -s

Definition of grivet

: a monkey (Cercopithecus aethiops) of the upper Nile and Abyssinia having the back dull olive green and the lower parts white

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History and Etymology for grivet

French

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“Grivet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/grivet. Accessed 7 Aug. 2022.

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