noun, plural col·o·bus·es, col·o·bi [kol-uh-bahy, kuh-loh-bahy] /ˈkɒl əˌbaɪ, kəˈloʊ baɪ/.
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In Africa, the representatives of this last-mentioned tribe are found in the Colobus monkeys.Quadrupeds, What They Are and Where Found|Mayne Reid
The first with which we shall deal is Colobus, containing the Monkeys known as Guerezas.The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia|Frank Evers Beddard
For gaudily marked beasts the colobus were extraordinarily difficult to see.
We took about twenty boys into the jungle with us, and as soon as we caught sight of a colobus we chased him madly.
There are some seven species of monkeys, including two baboons and one colobus.