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Noun1.orangutang - large long-armed ape of Borneo and Sumatra having arboreal habitsorangutang - large long-armed ape of Borneo and Sumatra having arboreal habits
great ape, pongid - any of the large anthropoid apes of the family Pongidae
genus Pongo, Pongo - type genus of the family Pongidae: orangutans
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Mae tystiolaeth wedi dod i'r fei yn ddiweddar fod yr orangutang (Pongo pygmaeus) neu'r hen wr o'r coed yn un o'r anifeiliaid sy'n gwneud hynny.
I woke up feeling like Stretch Armstrong and walking like an orangutang.
Pfungst, meanwhile, criticized Sokolowsky's (1908) pioneering studies, which described certain behavioral patterns--some apparently intelligent--in three primate species (chimpanzee, gorilla, and orangutang) at the Hagenbeck Zoo in Hamburg-Stellingen.
When the hyena attacks the zebra with the orangutang looking on, it was pure terror for me and stomach-churning.
The head of an African man is categorised as the missing link between that of a superior European man and an orangutang. Virey's evolutionary doctrine dehumanised Africans and other non-Europeans by linking them to lower forms of life.
Treading lightly on the Earth: Ex-MG Rover executive Rob Ball (inset) and an endangered orangutang in Borneo.
Carl's regulars have suggested 36 ales and 36 ciders for the festival, including Copper Dragon Golden Pippin, Durham Orangutang, Fyne Ales Avalanche and the mighty Thornbridge Kipling.
Closest coda: orangutan [right arrow] orangutang; pompon [right arrow] pompom, etc.
Other creations offered in some nightclubs and bars in major markets include the Bud Light Orangutang, made with Bud Light, orange juice, simple syrup and grenadine, garnished with an orange slice, raspberry and mint sprig, and the [B.sup.E]atch, a cocktail made with [B.sup.E], the Anheuser-Busch brew infused with caffeine, guarana and ginseng, mixed with a shot of Chambord liqueur and garnished with a cherry and a lemon swirl.
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Among the new concoctions: Bud Light Orangutang with orange juice, grenadine and simple syrup, and "B-to-the-E"atch, or "Beatch," a drink with raspberry liqueur and a bad attitude.