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See definition of lemur on Dictionary.com
  • as inmonkey
  • as inprimate

synonyms for lemur

  • ape
  • baboon
  • chimpanzee
  • gorilla
  • orangutan
  • anthropoid
  • simian
  • anthropoid
  • ape
  • baboon
  • chimpanzee
  • gibbon
  • gorilla
  • human
  • man
  • monkey
  • orangutan
  • brachiator
  • cercopithecoid
  • great ape
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How to use lemur in a sentence

Preferably forests with lots of big-eyed, fluffy lemurs to tug heartstrings elsewhere in the world.
THE FIRST STEP IN USING TREES TO SLOW CLIMATE CHANGE: PROTECT THE TREES WE HAVESUSAN MILIUSJULY 13, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
They explain the evolution of monkeys, elephants, kangaroos, rodents, lemurs—and us.
ONE INCREDIBLE OCEAN CROSSING MAY HAVE MADE HUMAN EVOLUTION POSSIBLENICHOLAS R. LONGRICHMAY 2, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
Two years on, says Borgerson, who plans to publish a paper on her findings, lemur poaching in the area has gone down by 30-50%.
THEY'RE HEALTHY. THEY'RE SUSTAINABLE. SO WHY DON'T HUMANS EAT MORE BUGS?ARYN BAKERFEBRUARY 26, 2021TIME
Locals in the UNESCO World Heritage Site were eating lemurs and other endangered animals to add protein to their otherwise spare diets.
THEY'RE HEALTHY. THEY'RE SUSTAINABLE. SO WHY DON'T HUMANS EAT MORE BUGS?ARYN BAKERFEBRUARY 26, 2021TIME
The lemurs reside at the Reniala Nature Reserve in southwest Madagascar.
A VIRTUAL MENAGERIE: HOW CONSERVATION AND RESCUE EFFORTS CAN CONNECT US WITH WILDLIFE AROUND THE WORLDANDREA SACHSJANUARY 15, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The ruffed lemur is the largest of these curious animals, being about as big as a good-sized cat.
THE ANIMAL WORLD, A BOOK OF NATURAL HISTORYTHEODORE WOOD
There are two lemur-like animals which are so extraordinary that each of them has been put into a family all by itself.
THE ANIMAL WORLD, A BOOK OF NATURAL HISTORYTHEODORE WOOD
The aye-aye is a lemur, but it differs singularly from all its congeners, and still more from all apes.
ON THE GENESIS OF SPECIESST. GEORGE MIVART
Galeopithecus “or the flying Lemur” is mentioned in the corresponding discussion in the Origin, Ed.
THE FOUNDATIONS OF THE ORIGIN OF SPECIESCHARLES DARWIN
Sem′i-an′thracite, coal intermediate between anthracite and semi-bituminous coal; Sem′i-ape, a lemur.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 4 OF 4: S-Z AND SUPPLEMENTS)VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO LEMUR

  • anthropoid
  • ape
  • baboon
  • chimpanzee
  • gorilla
  • lemur
  • orangutan
  • simian
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