chimp

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n chimp intelligent somewhat arboreal ape of equatorial African forests
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Usage

In literature:

Why should a hairy pelt and a relatively low intelligence make a chimp non-human?
"Unwise Child" by Gordon Randall Garrett
Remember reading about that chimp that does finger painting?
"Jerry's Charge Account" by Hazel Hutchins Wilson
Once upon a time there was a schoolboy called Chimp.
"The Flamp, The Ameliorator, and The Schoolboy's Apprentice" by E. V. Lucas
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In news:

Directed by Alastair Fothergill and Mark Linfield ("Earth"), this Earth Day offering from Disneynature featuring a baby chimp named Oscar is an intimate and visually impressive saga.
The new nature film follows baby chimp Oscar and his clan, observing them as they forage, use tools, play games and care for one another.
Because, honestly, who can resist a baby chimp .
It follows a young chimp , Oscar, who is separated from his troop, and is adopted by an alpha male named Freddie.
Nicknamed "Oscar" by Chimpanzee 's filmmakers, the young chimp at the center of the film is adopted by an older male chimp — a rare occurrence — after his mother is killed.
They call the baby's mother Isha, and the local chimp patriarch Freddy.
A 3-year-old chimpanzee is orphaned after his mother is killed by rival chimps.
Throughout, narrator Tim Allen shuttles between a jokey primer on chimp society and a basic play-by-play during the more action-packed scenes — the constant stream of explanation often detracts from the heart-of-the-jungle sights and sounds.
The most important one belongs to Oscar, a tiny baby chimp in deepest Africa captured on film by directors Alastair Fothergill and Mark Linfield as he learns about his Ivory Coast world from his mother, Isha.
It follows the early life of a chimp named Oscar.
We get to follow the story of a young chimp named Oscar who finds himself alone in the African forests until until a surprising ally steps in and changes his life forever.
Throughout, narrator Tim Allen shuttles between a jokey primer on chimp society and a play-by-play during the more action-packed scenes.
The film, which centers on a young chimp named Oscar, opens on April 20.
He told the Times that the new movie -- which is narrated by Tim Allen and tells the story of a young chimp named Oscar -- comes at a crucial moment for the primates.
Amazingly enough another chimp , an older male, adopts Oscar and takes care of him.
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In science:

All the samples had the topology which grouped Chimp and Gorilla together, i.e. ((Chimp, Gorilla), (Orangutan, Gibbon)).
Auto-validating von Neumann Rejection Sampling from Small Phylogenetic Tree Spaces
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