quadrumane

[kwod-roo-meyn]

noun

a quadrumanous animal, as a monkey.

Nearby words

  1. quadrivium,
  2. quadrominium,
  3. quadroon,
  4. quadrophonics,
  5. quadru-,
  6. quadrumanous,
  7. quadrumvir,
  8. quadrumvirate,
  9. quadruped,
  10. quadruple

Origin of quadrumane

1820–30; < New Latin quadrumana, noun use of feminine of quadrumanus quadrumanous

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