brachiator


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brachiator

(ˈbrækɪˌeɪtə)
n
any primate which swings by its arms from one hold to the next
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We couldn't do it even when our brachiator ancestors lived in the trees.
Brachiators swinging on the family tree, eh, Dennis?
Although the Alouatta them are classified as brachiators, they show runner characteristics, what should justify the muscle morphology, similar to the one found on the Leontopithecus.