Definition of Presbytes

1. Noun. Langurs.

Exact synonyms: Genus Presbytes, Mammal Semnopithecus
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Cercopithecidae, Family Cercopithecidae
Member holonyms: Langur

Definition of Presbytes

1. presbyte [n] - See also: presbyte

Lexicographical Neighbors of Presbytes

Prenanthes alba
Prenanthes purpurea
Prenanthes serpentaria
Pres Young
Presburger arithmetic
Presbyterian Church
Presbytes (current term)
Presbytes entellus
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President Adams
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President Arthur
President Benjamin Harrison
President Buchanan
President Bush
President Carter
President Cleveland

Literary usage of Presbytes

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

1. List of the Osteological Specimens in the Collection of the British Museum by John Edward Gray, George Robert Gray (1847)
"Presented by Captain Sir Edward Belcher, RN Presbytes, ... Presbytes entellus. Skull of an adult. Nepal. Presented by BH Hodgson, Esq. Skull of a ..."

2. List of the Specimens of Mammalia in the Collection of the British Museum by John Edward Gray (1843)
"Presbytes nobilis, Gray, Ann. and Mag. NH 1842, 256. ... Presbytes maura. Simia maura, Schreb. (not Raffles'). S. Edwardsii, Fischer; Edic. Birds, t..? a. ..."

3. Ceylon: A General Description of the Island, Historical, Physical by Horatio John Suckling (1876)
"The most numerous of the Presbytes is the ... This species, which is twenty inches long, is the darkest of the Presbytes, ..."

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