Catarrhina

noun plural
Cat·​ar·​rhi·​na | \ ˌkat-ə-ˈrī-nə How to pronounce Catarrhina (audio) \

Medical Definition of Catarrhina

in many classifications
: a division of Anthropoidea comprising the Old World monkeys, higher apes, and humans

Other Words from Catarrhina

catarrhine also catarhine \ ˈkat-​ə-​ˌrīn How to pronounce Catarrhina (audio) \ adjective or noun

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“Catarrhina.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Catarrhina. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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