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[guh-ley-goh, -lah-]
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noun, plural ga·la·gos.
  1. bush baby.
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Origin of galago

< New Latin: the genus name, of uncertain origin
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noun plural -gos
  1. another name for bushbaby
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Word Origin

C19: from New Latin, perhaps from Wolof golokh monkey
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