galago

[ guh-ley-goh, -lah- ]
/ gəˈleɪ goʊ, -ˈlɑ- /
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noun, plural ga·la·gos.


Nearby words

  1. galactosis,
  2. galactosuria,
  3. galactosyl,
  4. galactotherapy,
  5. galacturonan,
  6. galah,
  7. galah session,
  8. galahad,
  9. galahad, sir,
  10. galangal

Origin of galago

< New Latin: the genus name, of uncertain origin

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British Dictionary definitions for galago

galago

/ (ɡəˈlɑːɡəʊ) /

noun plural -gos

another name for bushbaby

Word Origin for galago

C19: from New Latin, perhaps from Wolof golokh monkey

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