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Definition of baboon

Baboon Bab*oon", n. [OE. babewin, baboin, fr.F. babouin, or LL. babewynus. Of unknown origin; cf. D. baviaan, G. pavian, baboon, F. babin lip of ape, dogs, etc., dial. G. b["a]ppe mouth.] (Zo["o]l.) One of the Old World Quadrumana, of the genera Cynocephalus and Papio; the dog-faced ape. Baboons have dog-like muzzles and large canine teeth, cheek pouches, a short tail, and naked callosities on the buttocks. They are mostly African. See Mandrill, and Chacma, and Drill an ape.

Meaning of baboon from wikipedia

- baboons are african and arabian old world monkey s belonging to the genus papio, part of the subfamily cercopithecinae . the five species
- the hamadryas baboon (papio hamadryas) is a species of baboon from the old world monkey family. northernmost of all the baboons, being
- the chacma baboon (papio ursinus), also known as the cape baboon, is, like all other baboon s, from the old world monkey family.
- baboon is a rock band originally from denton , texas . the band formed in 1991. their fourth studio album , titled baboon , was released
- the gelada (theropithecus gelada), sometimes called the gelada baboon and bleeding-heart baboon, is a species of old world monkey found
- baboon is an album by baboon . it was self-released in 2006. all songs were written by baboon. track listing ': 'airplane' – 4:31 '
- in art, he was often depicted as a man with the head of an ibis or a baboon , animals sacred to him. his feminine counterpart was seshat
- skunk and the other valley animals led by panda thwart dragon's efforts to overtake their valley with baboon and the ninja monkey s from
- the olive baboon (papio anubis), also called the anubis baboon, is a member of the family cercopithecidae (old world monkey s).
- the yellow baboon, papio cynocephalus is a baboon in the family of old world monkeys. the species epithet literally means 'dog-head' in