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English definition of “marmoset”


noun [C] uk   /ˈmɑː.mə.set/ us    /ˈmɑːr-/
a very small monkey from the tropical forests of South and Central America that has large eyes, thick fur, a long tail covered in hair, and long nailsHumans, apes and monkeys
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