Examples of primate in a Sentence
the Primate of England and Wales
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Genetically identical primates, their creators said, would speed medical research because the effects of any drug being tested could be traced to the treatment, not differences in genes.
In early work, rVSVΔG-ZEBOV protected mice, hamsters, guinea pigs, and non-human primates from Ebola.
The primate was on board American Airlines flight 1014 from Chicago.
Ebola Virus Disease, which most commonly affecting people and nonhuman primates (monkeys, gorillas, and chimpanzees), is caused by one of five known Ebola virus.
Mysteries surround these early tool-using primates, ancestors to the species of human that still exists today.
Some of the animals commonly used include non-human primates, guinea pigs, rabbits and pigs.
But these fellow primates consistently astonish researchers with social behavior that seems, well, pretty highly evolved.
The slow loris, a really adorable primate in Asia, is a great example.
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PRIMATE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of primate for English Language Learners
: any member of the group of animals that includes human beings, apes, and monkeys
: the highest ranking priest in a particular country or area in some Christian churches (such as the Church of England)
PRIMATE Defined for Kids
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