Definition of lemur. Meaning of lemur. Synonyms of lemur

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Definition of lemur

Lemur
Lemur Le"mur (l[=e]"m[u^]r), n. [L., a ghost, specter. So called on account of its habit of going abroad by night.] (Zo["o]l.) One of a family (Lemurid[ae]) of nocturnal mammals allied to the monkeys, but of small size, and having a sharp and foxlike muzzle, and large eyes. They feed upon birds, insects, and fruit, and are mostly natives of Madagascar and the neighboring islands, one genus (Galago) occurring in Africa. The slow lemur or kukang of the East Indies is Nycticebus tardigradus. See Galago, Indris, and Colugo.

Meaning of lemur from wikipedia

- lemurs. (audio en-us-lemur. ogg , ˈ , l , iː , m , ər lee , mər are a clade of strepsirrhine primate s endemic to the island of madagascar
- 'the ring-tailed lemur (lemur catta) is a large strepsirrhine primate and the most recognized lemur due to its long, black and white
- in roman mythology , the lemures (singular lemur) were shades or spirits of the restless or malignant dead, and are probably cognate with an
- the lemur input device is a highly customizable multi-touch device from french company jazzmutant, which serves as a controller for
- lemuridae is a family of prosimian primate s native to madagascar , and one of five families commonly known as lemur s. these animals
- the lemur project is a collaboration between the center for intelligent information retrieval at the university of m****achusetts amherst
- the league of electronic musical urban robots, or lemur, is a brooklyn-based group of artists and technologists developing robotic musical
- subfossil lemurs are lemur s from madagascar that are represented by recent (subfossil ) remains dating from nearly 26,000 years ago
- the ruffed lemurs of the genus varecia are strepsirrhine primate s and the largest extant lemur s within the family lemuridae .
- the mouse lemurs are nocturnal lemur s of the genus microcebus. like all lemurs, mouse lemurs are native to madagascar mouse lemurs have a