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See also sīmián, sǐmiàn, and sìmiàn

English

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] sīmia (ape, monkey), from Ancient Greek σιμός (simos), bent upward).

Pronunciation

Adjective

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  1. Of or pertaining to apes.
  2. Bearing resemblance to an ape.

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Noun

Singular
simian

Plural
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  1. A monkey or an ape, especially an anthropoid.

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