sifaka

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noun si·faka \sə-ˈfa-kə\

Definition of sifaka

  1. :  any of several diurnal mostly black-and-white lemurs (genus Propithecus) with a long tail and silky fur

Origin and Etymology of sifaka

Malagasy


First Known Use: 1845


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