Definition of Hylobatidae

1. Noun. Used in some classifications for the lesser apes (gibbons and siamangs); sometimes considered a subfamily of Pongidae.




Medical Definition of Hylobatidae

1. A family of the suborder haplorhini comprising only one genus, hylobates (also called nomascus or symphalangus). (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hylobatidae

hyletics
hylic
hylic tumour
hylicism
hylicisms
hylicist
hylicists
hylics
hylism
hylisms
hylist
hylists
hylo-
hylobate
hylobates
hylobatidae (current term)
hylobatine
hylodes
hylogenesis
hylogeny
hyloism
hyloist
hyloists
hyloma
hylomorphic
hylomorphically
hylomorphism
hylomorphisms
hylopathism
hylopathist

Literary usage of Hylobatidae

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Guidelines for the Humane Transportation of Research Animals by National Research Council (U. S.) (2006)
"... (white-nosed bearded saki) Daubentonia madagascariensis (aye-aye) Gorilla gorilla (gorilla) hylobatidae spp. ..."

2. Die Formenentwickelung am Skelet des menschlichen Thorax: Anatomisch by Carl Hueter (1865)
"Anthropoid apes Family hylobatidae. The ilium of the gibbon, Hylobates, forms a morphological link between those of the macaques and baboons and those of ..."

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