apery


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apery

(ˈeɪpərɪ)
n, pl -eries
imitative behaviour; mimicry

Apery

 a collection or colony of apes.
Example: more apish than all the ages of all aperies—Kingsley, 1862.
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Noun1.apery - the act of mimickingapery - the act of mimicking; imitative behavior
personation, impersonation - imitating the mannerisms of another person
parody, mockery, takeoff - humorous or satirical mimicry
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