Also found in: Idioms.
|n.||1.||(Zool.) Any one of several species of small, soft-furred South American monkeys belonging to Callithrix, Chrysothrix, and allied genera; as, the collared teetee (Callithrix torquatus), and the squirrel teetee (Chrysothrix sciurea). Called also pinche, titi, and saimiri. See Squirrel monkey, under Squirrel.|
|2.||(Zool.) A diving petrel of Australia (Halodroma wrinatrix).|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.