sacred monkey

noun

Definition of sacred monkey

: any of several monkeys held sacred by natives of the regions they inhabit (as the hanuman, the rhesus monkey, or the sacred baboon)

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“Sacred monkey.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sacred%20monkey. Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

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