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A vervet (Chlorocebus aethiops) of northeast Africa.
[French, of unknown origin.]
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[C19: from French, of unknown origin]
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an Ethiopian guenon, Cercopithecus aethiops, with a gray body and black face.
[1855–60; orig. uncertain]
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|Noun||1.||grivet - white and olive green East African monkey with long white tufts of hair beside the face|
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