Origin of baboon
OTHER WORDS FROM baboonba·boon·ish, adjective
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How to use baboon in a sentence
Baby chimpanzees and baboons cling to the fronts or wide backs of their mothers.What Made Early Humans Smart - Issue 102: Hidden Truths|Kevin Berger|June 30, 2021|Nautilus
Our closest relatives, chimps and gorillas, are also native to Africa, alongside baboons and monkeys.One Incredible Ocean Crossing May Have Made Human Evolution Possible|Nicholas R. Longrich|May 2, 2021|Singularity Hub
Likewise, the baboon mother I saw cradling its dead baby in Kenya might have been grieving the loss.
“I find ‘the baboon’ suits him better than his real name,” she adds caustically.
In the book, Strauss-Kahn is identified only as the “pig,” “baboon,” or “baboon-man.”
She writes, “the baboon-man is my psoriasis... an illness that sticks to the skin and only wakes up when you no longer expect it.”
I am an Afrikaner and I want to show that baboon Julius Malema.
A country squire introduced his baboon, in clerical habits, to say grace.
The baboon immediately came down, and it was remarkable how he brought down the basket without upsetting it.Kari the Elephant|Dhan Gopal Mukerji
An officer who was visiting Le Vaillant, wishing to try the affection of the baboon for his master, pretended to strike him.Minnie's Pet Monkey|Madeline Leslie
The papio, the first baboon; the mandrill, the second; and the ouanderou, the third.
They have a long muzzle, a short tail, and are nearly of the same size as the baboon, but their hind parts seem to be more feeble.