Definition of langur
: any of several slender long-tailed Asian monkeys (subfamily Colobinae)
Recent Examples of langur from the Web
Delhi officials even hired people to impersonate langurs to keep rogue macaques out of parliament.
As late as 2011, many researchers feared the langur was extinct.
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Origin and Etymology of langur
Hindi lãgūr & Urdu langūr
First Known Use: 1825See Words from the same year
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