Definition of Coaita

1. n. The native name of certain South American monkeys of the genus Ateles, esp. A. paniscus. The black-faced coaita is Ateles ater. See Illustration in Appendix.



Definition of Coaita

1. Noun. Any of certain South American monkeys of the genus ''Ateles'', especially ''A. paniscus''. ¹

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Definition of Coaita

1. a type of spider monkey [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Coaita

coagulation factor XI
coagulation necrosis
coagulation profile
coagulation time
coagulation vitamin
coagulations
coagulative
coagulator
coagulators
coagulatory
coagulin
coagulometer
coagulopathy
coagulum
coagulums
coaita (current term)
coaitas
coak
coaked
coaks
coal
coal-black
coal-meter
coal-meters
coal-tar
coal-tar creosote
coal-tars
coal-whipper
coal-whippers
coal ball

Literary usage of Coaita

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1. Digest of Official Opinions of the Attorneys-General of the United States by United States Dept. of Justice (1908)
"The charter parties of registered vessels sailing between the Atlantic and Pacific coaita of the United States in the coasting trade are, therefore, ..."

2. The Animal Kingdom Arranged in Conformity with Its Organization by Georges Cuvier, Pierre André Latreille (1831)
"The other ATELES to which alone Spix restricts that name— coaita, Buff. ... The Chuva, Humb. or the coaita a face bordee, Ann. Mus. XII, pi. 10. ..."

3. Oregon and Eldorado; Or, Romance of the Rivers [Columbia and Amazon] by Thomas Bulfinch (1866)
"The coaita is a large, black monkey, covered with coarse hair, and having the prominent parts of the face of a tawny, flesh-colored hue. ..."

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