singerie

noun
sin·ge·rie | \(ˈ)saⁿzh¦rē, ¦saⁿzhə¦rē\
plural -s

Definition of singerie 

: a picture, decoration, or design in which monkeys are depicted

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History and Etymology for singerie

French, from singe ape (from Latin simius, simia) + -erie -ery

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