uakari

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n uakari medium-sized tree-dwelling monkey of the Amazon basin; only New World monkey with a short tail
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Uakari (Zoöl) Same as Ouakari.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n uakari Same as saki.
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Usage

In literature:

Kallolo told us that this species of monkey is known as the white uakari.
"The Wanderers" by W.H.G. Kingston
The Indians call it the white uakari.
"The Western World" by W.H.G. Kingston
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In news:

Threatened Peruvian wildlife species include the vicuña, guanaco, and condor in the highlands, and jaguar, tapir, and uakari monkey in the rainforest.
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