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gibbonnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈɡɪb.ən/
a ​small ape with ​longarms that ​lives in ​trees in the ​forests of ​SouthAsia
(Definition of gibbon from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “gibbon”
in Spanish gibón…
in Vietnamese con vượn…
in Malaysian ungka…
in Thai ชะนี…
in French gibbon…
in German der Gibbon…
in Chinese (Simplified) 长臂猿…
in Indonesian siamang…
in Chinese (Traditional) 長臂猿…
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