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guereza

[guh-rez-uh] /gəˈrɛz ə/
noun
1.
a colobus monkey, especially of the species Colobus guereza.
Origin of guereza
< Amharic gureza monkey, or < a related word in a Cushitic language, e.g., Oromo gureezaa
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guereza

/ɡəˈrɛzə/
noun
1.
a handsome colobus monkey of the mountain forests of Ethiopia
Word Origin
C19: its native name
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