How to use Monkeys in a sentence
Monkeys are said to be worshipped in Togo.
Experiments on monkeys have, however, given negative results.
Monkeys are numerous in the forests, and snakes are common.
Monkeys were commonly kept as pets.
It may here be remembered that of the mammalia man and monkeys alone are capable of convergence, and have a circumscribed macular area.Advertisement
Sosens monkeys and badgers constitute the one possible exception, but the horses, oxen, deer, tigers, dogs, bears, foxes and even cats of the best Japanese artists were ill drawn and badly modelled.
At Princess Marianne Straits tribes much wilder than those farther west, naked and painted, swarm like monkeys in the trees, the stems of which are submerged at high tide.
It preys upon almost any animal it can overcome, such as antelopes, deer, sheep, goats, monkeys, peafowl, and has a special liking for dogs.
Monkeys are very active and inquisitive.
He was rumored to go through five to ten blood monkeys a day and was said to have single-handedly wiped out whole villages.Advertisement
Several species of monkeys inhabit the forests from the Parana, to the Bolivian frontier.
As instances of such combinations, some of the (probably herbivorous) Eocene monkeys with arboreal limbs have teeth so difficult to distinguish from those of the herbivorous ground-living Eocene horses with cursorial limbs that at first in France and also in America they were both classed with the hoofed animals.
See monkeys roll down a hill, try to make sense of a camera, kissing girls as part of a prank, and more.
They differ from the other American monkeys in having one pair less of molar teeth in each jaw.
The birds of prey, 45 species, of which 22 are peculiar to the group, vary in size from a tiny falcon not larger than a sparrow (Microhierax), to an immense monkey-catching eagle (Pithecophaga gefferyi, Grant), which is strong enough to seize monkeys as they leap from tree to tree.Advertisement
In a zoological sense the term is extended to embrace all the monkeys of the Asiatic genus Semnopithecus, which includes a large number of species, ranging from Ceylon, India and Kashmir to southern China and the Malay countries as far east as Borneo and Sumatra.
These monkeys are characterized by their lank bodies, long slender limbs and tail, welldeveloped thumbs, absence of cheek-pouches, and complex stomachs.
The wild animals include the elephant, still found in large numbers, the leopard, panther, chimpanzee, grey monkeys, antelope of various kinds, the buffalo, wild hog, bush goat, bush pig, sloth, civet and squirrel.
Numerous species of monkeys inhabit the forests of the tropical region, together with the puma, jaguar, wildcat, coati, tapir or anta, sloth, ant-bear, paca (Coelogenys paca) and capybara.
Maltafeverand relapsing fever, monkeys have been used with success, but in others, e.g.Advertisement
The forests are the home of several kinds of monkeys, including the chimpanzee in the Aruwimi region; the lion, leopard, wild hog, wolf, hyena, jackal, the python and other snakes, and particularly of the elephant.
In characters of such importance as the structure of the hand and foot, the lower apes diverge extremely from the gorilla; thus the thumb ceases to be opposable in the American monkeys, and in the marmosets is directed forwards, and armed with a curved claw like the other digits, the great toe in these latter being insignificant in proportion.
A series of the apes, arranged from lower to higher orders, shows gradations from a brain little higher that that of a rat, to a brain like a small and imperfect imitation of a man's; and the greatest structural break in the series lies not between man and the manlike apes, but between the apes and monkeys on one side, and the lemurs on the other.
As for the reasoning powers in animals, the accounts of monkeys learning by experience to break eggs carefully, and pick off bits of shell, so as not to lose the contents, or of the way in which rats or martens after a while can no longer be caught by the same kind of trap, with innumerable similar facts, show in the plainest way that the reason of animals goes so far as to form by new experience a new hypothesis of cause and effect which will henceforth guide their actions.
The employment of mechanical instruments, of which instances of monkeys using sticks and stones furnish the only rudimentary traces among the lower animals, is one of the often-quoted distinctive powers of man.Advertisement
But an ancient form which possessed many characters common to the Catarhine and Platyrhine monkeys, and others in an intermediate condition, and some few perhaps distinct from those now present in either group, would undoubtedly have been ranked, if seen by a naturalist, as an ape or a monkey.
Squirrels and hares are numerous, as are several kinds of monkeys, notably the guereza, gelada, guenon and dog-faced baboon.
Like most other monkeys, macaques go about in large troops, each headed by an old male.
Man and monkeys alone possess parallel and convergent vision of the two eyes, while a divergent, and consequently a very widely extended, vision is a prerogative of the lower mammals; squirrels, for instance, and probably also hares and rabbits, being able to see an object approaching them directly from behind without turning their heads.
Callosities, or bare patches covered with hardened and thickened epidermis, are found on the buttocks of many apes, the breast of camels, the inner side of the limbs of Equidae, the grasping under-surface of the tail of prehensile-tailed monkeys, opossums; &c. The greater part of the skin of the onehorned Asiatic rhinoceros is immensely thickened and stiffened by an increase of the tissue of both the skin and epidermis, constituting the well-known jointed " armour-plated " hide of those animals.
In the omnivorous type, as exemplified in man and monkeys, and to a less specialized degree in swine, the incisors are of moderate and nearly equal size; the canines, if enlarged, serve for other purposes than holding prey, and such enlargement is usually confined to those of the males; while the cheek-teeth have broad flattened crowns surmounted by rounded bosses, or tubercles.
As regards the latter order, although we are at present unacquainted with all the connecting links between the lemurs and the monkeys, there is little doubt that the ancestors of the former represent the stock from which the latter have originated.
The main facts at the present day are, firstly, the restriction of the Prosimiae, or lemurs, to the warmer parts of the Old World, and their special abundance in Madagascar (where other Primates are wanting); and, secondly, the wide structural distinction between the monkeys of tropical America (Platyrrhina), and the Old World monkeys and apes, or Catarrhina.
Baboons are for the most part large terrestrial monkeys with short or medium-sized tails, and long naked dog-like muzzles, in the truncated extremity of which are pierced the nostrils.
These monkeys, whose native name is sapajou, are the typical representatives of the family Cebidae, and belong to a sub-family in which the tail is generally prehensile.
In their native haunts these monkeys go about in troops of considerable size, frequenting the summits of the tall forest-trees, from which they seldom, if ever, descend.
Of these, the Archaeolemurs seem to have combined the characteristics of lemuroid animals with those of the monkeys, while Hadropithecus is pronounced to be the nearest known link with them.
The fauna includes lions, leopards, several kinds of deer, monkeys, bush-cow and wild boar.
In the forests are numerous bright-plumaged birds and many species of monkeys, mostly ground monkeys - the trees being too prickly for climbing.
You will not want to go where the other human blood monkeys are.
Blood monkeys are afforded no protections here, and he always shares with us.
Julian Barrat and Noel Fielding star in this brilliantly surreal comedy of shamans, monkeys and demon nannies summoned from hell.
The park is home to many interesting species of desert plants while local animals include baboons, vervet monkeys, rhino and antelope.
Basically, it's all been knocked together by a committee of rather befuddled monkeys.
This inspirational list of amazing sea monkey facts will help you love the brine shrimp that sea monkeys really are.
She can kill sloths, howler monkeys, and white-faced Capuchins with ease.
Emperor penguins breed in the Antarctic, under the harshest conditions for any species of bird Infant Capuchin monkeys Issue 10.
They rape any female chimp they come across, murder her baby, form a gang to go hunting monkeys.
Now kidney cell cultures from just 10 monkeys provide enough vaccine for everyone in the country.
After the first two pieces every tune sounded the same and the crowd got fidgety, starting push waves and shouting for the Monkeys.
Haven't evolutionary geneticists been hinting at this all along by telling us that monkeys are where our genetic codes come from?
We saw gnus, rhinos, tigers (including white ones ), lions, giraffes... But no monkeys!
In 1909, Landsteiner and Popper (4) transmitted poliomyelitis to monkeys by the intracerebral inoculation of human brain tissue homogenates.
As well as the birds we saw green iguanas, black-tailed iguanas, Jesus Christ lizards, American crocodiles and howler monkeys.
At high doses, in monkeys, abortifacient effects were observed with other interferons (see section 5.3 ).
My image of Africa, at that time, was of naked savages, cannibals, monkeys and tigers and steaming jungles.
But other creatures are equally fascinating, including lemurs, monkeys, reptiles, birds, insects and spiders.
Crab-eating macaques from Asia are by far the most heavily traded monkeys, followed by rhesus and squirrel monkeys.
One SHIV used in monkeys and mutated into a pathogen so powerful that it kills rhesus macaques in weeks  .
Explore the mangroves by boat to see numerous waterfowl, monkeys and, if you are lucky, the endangered manatee.
These two different viruses were traced back to a SIV that infected red-capped mangabeys and one found in greater spot-nosed monkeys.
One of the huge ironies of the web is that the economic incentives actually militate in favor of the monkeys.
The next step will be to find out whether the vaccine produced in goats ' milk also protects monkeys 5.
The camp was shared with Vervet Monkeys, Warthogs and Banded mongooses.
Monkey sanctuary - Home to a colony of wooly monkey sanctuary - Home to a colony of wooly monkeys, the Sanctuary accepts several dozen volunteers a year.
For 10 years, they infected monkeys, rabbits and mice with HIV, but they never could duplicate AIDS in these species.
Well a little known band called the Artic monkeys (pictured above) has blown that theory out of the water.
He had once met the Winged monkeys in the Land of the West, and he did not wish to meet them again.
Colombian black-faced spider monkeys live in the mature rain forest of Colombia.
Colobus monkeys have long, smooth, shiny fur all over their body.
I loved doing research, studying dominance behavior and personality in a group of macaque monkeys.
Vervet monkeys give different sorts of alarm calls according to the danger they perceive.
Walk around the centers to meet the orangutans, the proboscis monkeys, gibbons and other endemic fauna and exotic flora of Borneo.
Rh factor in human blood was named after rhesus monkeys.
In addition, and perhaps more surprisingly, Dr. Westergaard has shown that in making tools capuchin monkeys are mostly right-handed.
Animals used have mainly been cats and monkeys, but chickens and tree shrews also have been used.
Details of article The effects of constrained movement on fission-fusion sociality in Colombian black spider monkeys (Ateles fusciceps robustus) by Samantha Coleman.
Squirrel monkeys - The seven squirrel monkeys - The seven squirrel monkeys love their new enclosure.
We're also acting as an animal rehabilitation center currently with injured parakeets, a baby tapir and spider monkeys.
The jaguar's major prey includes tapirs, deer, monkeys, and capybara, but it will eat almost any vertebrate.
Of course, it's really just an excuse to let you trot around various time zones hunting down monkeys.
At this place we saw wild toucans and little spider monkeys, they are so beautiful.
Other east African monkeys with a similar type of colouring, which, together with the wholly black west African C. satanas, collectively constitute the subgenus Guereza, may be included under the same title; and the name may be further extended to embrace all the African thumbless monkeys of the genus Colobus.
The large Carnivora, lions, tigers, jaguars and leopards are the first favourites; then follow monkeys, then the large ungulates, elephants, rhinoceroses and hippopotamuses, camels and giraffes, deer and antelopes and equine animals, whilst birds are appreciated chiefly for plumage and song.
Willughby's Ornithology (p. 12 9), "there is no bird secures her young ones better from the Monkeys, which are very noisom to the young of most Birds.
Some of the poorer sorts of furs, such as hamster, marmot, Chinese goats and lambs, Tatar ponies, weasels, kaluga, various monkeys, antelopes, foxes, otters, jackals and others from the warmer zones, which until recently were neglected on account of their inferior quality of colour, by the better class of the trade, are now being deftly dressed or dyed in Europe and America, and good effects are produced, although the lack of quality when compared with the better furs from colder climates which possess full top hair, close underwool and supple leathers, is readily manifest.
Among these are two monkeys of the genera Macacus and Cercopithecus, a stag (Cervus hippelaphus), a small hare, a shrewmouse, and the ubiquitous rat.
Fort de la Moune (so called from the monkeys said to have haunted the neighbourhood) is at the western end of the harbour, and commands the road from Oran to Mers-elKebir (see below).
Displaying great variability in the length of the tail, which is reduced to a mere tubercle in the Barbary ape, alone representing the subgenus Inuus, macaques are heavily-built monkeys, with longer muzzles than their compatriots the langurs (see PRIMATES), and large naked callosities on the buttocks.
Then I shall see lions and tigers and monkeys.
Rhesus Monkeys have cheek pouches in which they can stuff enough food to last them all day !
The Rh factor in human blood was named after rhesus monkeys.
Monkeys in the trees gaze, pluck leaves, scamper down the highways, make out.
Like Woburn these monkeys were found to be carrying simian herpes virus.
Monkeys sloths toucans sailing vessel 's storage who will be last bus to.
The lack of thumbs in spider monkeys is an adaptation for swinging through the trees.
The study focussed on whether spider monkeys exhibit fission-fusion patterns of sociality in a captive environment which enforces restrictions on movement and spacing.
Squirrel Monkeys - The seven squirrel monkeys love their new enclosure.
Think of stalwart men, dressed up like monkeys, perched on the back seat of a carriage for ornament.
The jaguar 's major prey includes tapirs, deer, monkeys, and capybara, but it will eat almost any vertebrate.
We 're also acting as an animal rehabilitation center currently with injured parakeets, a baby tapir and spider monkeys.
Of course, it 's really just an excuse to let you trot around various time zones hunting down monkeys.
At this place we saw wild Toucans and little spider monkeys, they are so beautiful.
On the far bank a troupe of red howler monkeys are feeding.
Green vervet monkeys entertain you in the evenings beside the house in the bush !
All of the monkeys are to be sold to vivisection laboratories.
In contrast, the monkeys with a poor maternal relationship became passive and vocalized a lot.
Immediately upon entering the trail we were in the midst of a troop of white-faced capuchin monkeys.
Whoever owned it could call three times upon the Winged Monkeys, who would obey any order they were given.
Most tour operators offer trips of at least... wooly monkeys and many species of Amazon birds can also be observed...
When baby monkeys were given stuffed animals instead of their real mothers, they tried over and over to bond with these poor substitutes.
Of course, it simply couldn't occur, and the monkeys were developmentally delayed.
If your friend knows she is having both a boy and a girl, you can get her the same toy in different colors, such as the organic monkeys found on Spiffybaby.com.
However, it only took roughly twenty years (from their creation in 1880 until the early 1900s) for them to gain a new identity-as sock monkeys.
Mothers made them for their children so frequently that in 1920, Nelson Knitting Mills actually began including the instructions for making sock monkeys with their product.
Sock monkeys have been around for about a century, but they still have quite the appeal today, whether they come in brown heather or blue heather.
The animals you can choose to raise are cats, dogs, turtles, horses, snakes, fish and monkeys.
Palm trees and monkeys-For example, if the curtain you choose has a tropical jungle theme, complete with monkeys, palm trees, and coconuts, you'll want to choose accessories accordingly.
If so, consider more whimsical, fun patterns that feature creatures, such as toucans, fish, turtles, frogs, dolphins, whales, and even monkeys.
For a jungle animal theme, look for small stuffed animals to place amongst the cupcakes, such as lions, monkeys or giraffes.
Creating a cake design idea that includes monkeys is relatively easy.
Monkeys are a fairly basic shape that virtually anyone can use on a cake with little to no decorating experience.
Tommy Lee was killed when Locklear lowered him into a crate of hungry baby tree monkeys.
For girls, you'll find nightgowns that feature monkeys, Disney princesses, Disney musicals, Dora the Explorer, Dr. Seuss characters, music stars and plenty of girly patterns.
The designs include cupcakes, candles, monkeys in party hats, numbers and names.
The album was later followed by Monkeys for Nothin' and the Chimps for Free and 2009's Fame, Fortune and Fornication.
In Western culture monkeys are symbolic of many things.
In the Eastern culture the symbolism of monkeys is extensive.
These three little monkeys are See No Evil, Hear No Evil, Speak No Evil.
Another style of the three monkeys, See Hear and Speak No Evil, measures .048 inch by .061 inch and is in finely detailed three dimensional styling.
If the idea of monkeys trapped in giant balls seems a bit odd, you know just what to expect from this slightly off-kilter game.
Another homeless video game, 2 Days to Vegas is under development by Steel Monkeys studios.
Rabies virus adsorbed (RVA)-A rabies vaccine in which the virus is grown in cultures of lung cells from rhesus monkeys, inactivated, and adsorbed to aluminum phosphate.
Cats account for about 10 percent of reported bites, and other animals (including rats, hamsters, ferrets, rabbits, horses, sheep, raccoons, bats, skunks, and monkeys) make up the remaining 5 to 10 percent.
Overall, Beanie Babies run the gamut from teddy bears in an array of colors and special thematic designs to cats, dogs, koalas, pigs, monkeys and much more.
These include a Jungle Design Studio, which has monkeys, hippos, butterflies, lions and explorers; and an Ocean Design Studio, with penguins, dolphins, fish, seals, turtles and seahorses.
Webkinz are small plush toys that come in many different types of animals, including dogs, monkeys, lions, tigers and more.
From the traditional teddy bear, to even frogs and monkeys, there is a stuffed animal for every age group and personality type.
Frogs, cats, dogs, horses, monkeys, bears, and dragons are just a few examples.
Cuddly monkeys and frogs are also a part of this product line, as well as the more traditional teddy bear in a variety of colors.
Fairies, monkeys and sharks dot the landscape fabric, and even better is the fact that these duffels can be made even more special by personalizing them.
Dragons will find their best love matches with Rats and Monkeys.
Monkeys are happiest when paired with Dragons and Rats.
Monkeys know how to have fun, so naturally they are surrounded by plenty of friends.
Intelligent rats get along best with dragons, monkeys, dogs and pigs.
These sensitive, brave and honest dragons get along best with dynamic rats, and monkeys.
Some of their best matches include tigers, horses, monkeys and pigs.
As such, they match up very well with dragons, monkeys and ox.
Standout designs include bags decorated with monkeys, palm trees, sharks, and a motorcycle.
If you absolutely adore animals, you probably can't resist funny video clips of monkeys.
You can find just about anything you want online, and that includes funny video clips of monkeys.
Visit the site to find monkeys doing the Riverdance, laughing hysterically, dressed up as cowboys, and more.
Monkeys are some of the most amusing, interesting creatures on the planet to many people.
Watch funny video clips of monkeys when you need a quick laugh.
For something even more interesting, the makers of the site have a haiku section where haiku are written about popular movies like 12 Monkeys and not-so-popular movies like Bad Lieutenant.
He is, however, active with his band, 100 Monkeys.
Brackenridge, starting with buffalo, elk, deer, monkeys, a pair of lions, and four bears.
Using Houston zoo coupons will let you hang with monkeys, macaws, and mountain lions without breaking the bank.
Savvy savers know where to hunt down Phoenix Zoo coupons, so they can mingle with monkeys, talk to tigers and chat with chimps, without burning a hole in their budget.
The 10,000 sq.ft. rainforest exhibit, complete with tree-filled paths and swinging ropes, takes visitors inside the real-life habitat of the zoo's Squirrel Monkeys.
Common fauna includes birds, chickens, monkeys, horses, snakes, dogs and goats.
Eagles range in size from small, pigeon-sized birds to predators large enough to carry off deer and monkeys.
Most of the time I would never think to make a sock monkey, but I have a friend who is pregnant, and the daddy kind of has a thing for monkeys, so I thought it would be funny.
These can be done in a jungle theme, using monkeys, snakes, lions, and tigers, or perhaps a farm animal mobile, with cows, horses, and chickens.
Will you indulge us with the one about The Monkeys?
I met The Monkeys in a hotel bar in Syracuse.
It was funny, as you can't acknowledge they are The Monkeys.
Once they found out they were The Monkeys they were all in to me.
Before The Monkeys left, they told the models, oh he's real funny and he's really a good guy, and made me sound like I've known them forever.
I was really playing the angle that I hang with The Monkeys all the time.
This designer is known for fun and outrageous prints, including sock monkeys, VW buses and playing penguins.
These include the likes of the Arctic Monkeys, ¡Forward Russia!
Add a good witch (Billy Burke as Glinda), a bad witch (Margaret Hamilton as the Wicked Witch of the West), a collection of Munchkins and a band of flying monkeys and you have a movie to conjure with.
The Ancients always choose the sweetest blood monkeys.
Those idiots last night said Ancients always pick the best blood monkeys.
What do you think we should do, burn all our clothes and run naked through the woods, living like monkeys?
The forest regions of Cochin-China harbour the tiger, panther, leopard, tiger-cat, ichneumon, wild boar, deer, buffalo, rhinoceros and elephant, as well as many varieties of monkeys and rats.
Australia has no apes, monkeys or baboons, and no ruminant beasts.
With the exception of the second toe of the hind-foot, the digits have well-formed, flattened nails as in the majority of monkeys.
Consequently the Quadrumana, or monkeys, are nearly unrepresented, a single species occurring in Japan, and one or two others in northern China and Tibet.
These monkeys are the African representatives of the Indo-Malay langurs (Semnopithecus), with which they agree in their slender build, long limbs and tail, and complex stomachs, although differing by the rudimentary thumb.
He is the leader of a host of monkeys who aid in these supernatural deeds.
The Formosan fauna has been but partially ascertained; but at least three kinds of deer, wild boars, bears, goats, monkeys (probably Macacus speciosus), squirrels, and flying squirrels are fairly common, and panthers and wild cats are not unfrequent.
Wild boars, monkeys and rats abound and are the chief enemies of the cultivator.
Baboons (Cynocephalus porcarius) and monkeys of different kinds frequent the mountains and rocky kloofs and bush and timber lands.
The louse of monkeys is now generally considered as forming a separate genus (Pedicinus), but the greater part of those infesting domestic and wild quadrupeds are mostly grouped in the large genus Haematopinus, and very rarely is the same species found on different kinds of animals.
In the Yemen mountains the wal, a wild goat with massive horns, similar to the Kashmir ibex, is found; monkeys also abound.
Of animals still found may be mentioned baboons and monkeys, the leopard, red lynx (Felis caracal), spotted hyena, aard wolf, wild cat, long-eared fox, jackals of various kinds, the dassie or rock rabbit, the scaly anteater, the ant bear (aardvaark), the mongoose and the spring haas, a rodent of the jerboa family.
The animals exhibited are selected chiefly because of their popular interest, but the arrangements for housing are specially ingenious and successful, those for monkeys and snakes being notable.
At Porto Novo, in French West Africa, twins have tutelary spirits in the shape of small monkeys.
Here are to be found yak, wild asses (kyang), several varieties of deer, musk deer and Tibetan antelope (Pantholops); also wild sheep (the bharal of the Himalaya), Ovis hodgsoni and possibly Ovis poli, together with wild goats, bears (in large numbers in the north-eastern districts), leopards, otter, wolves, wild cats, foxes, marmots, squirrels, monkeys and wild dogs.
These monkeys are very commonly seen in menageries.
So close indeed is the similarity that many monkeys, apes and human beings have an apparently instinctive fear of all snakes and do not discriminate between poisonous and non-poisonous forms. Hence it may be that innocuous snakes are in many instances sufficiently protected by their likeness in shape to poisonous species that close and exact resemblance in colour to particular species is superfluous.
For when she perceives the approach of those Enemies, she so settles her self in her Nest as to put her Bill out at the hole, and gives the Monkeys such a welcome therewith, that they presently pack away, and glad they scape so."
Among the species of monkeys only one interests to any extent the fur trade, and that is the black monkey taken on the west coast of Africa (Colobus satanas).
Among the wild animals are the elephant (comparatively rare), the leopard, varieties of antelope, many kinds of monkeys and numerous venomous snakes.
Boswell's Life of Johnson gives an account of the lexicographer's visit to Burnett at Monboddo, and is full of references to the natural contemporary view of a man who thought that the human race could be descended from monkeys.
But the first Greek historian who speaks clearly of India was Hecataeus of Miletus (549-486 B.C.); the knowledge of Herodotus (450 B.C.) ended at the Indus; and Ctesias, the physician (401 B.C.), brought back from his residence in Persia only a few facts about the products of India, its dyes and fabrics, its monkeys and parrots.
Albino specimens of this monkey are not uncommon, but the pure white monkeys, not albinos, said to inhabit Mindanao, are mythical.
These monkeys roam at will in the bazaars of Hindu cities, where they help themselves freely from the stores of the grain-dealers, and they are kept in numbers at the great temple in Benares.
The forests contain many kinds of monkeys, including huge chimpanzees; antelope are widespread but rather rare.
The patas monkey is a West African species of the guenon monkeys, characterized by its large size, the foxy-red colour of the upper parts, blue face and white belly.
Of the lower animals, mice, rats, guinea-pigs, rabbits, squirrels and monkeys are susceptible to the bacillus; horses, cattle, sheep, goats, pigs, dogs and cats are more or less resistant, but cats and dogs have been known to die of plague (Oporto, Daman, Cutch and Poona).
They are exceedingly pretty little monkeys.
A quaint figure in the pantheon of the heroic age is Hanuman, the deified chief of monkeys - probably meant to represent the aboriginal tribes of southern India - whose wonderful exploits as Rama's ally on the expedition to Lanka Indian audiences will never weary of hearing recounted.
In this respect, the veneration shown to serpents and monkeys has, however, to be viewed in a somewhat different light, as having a mythical background; whilst quite a special significance attaches to the sacred character assigned to the cow by all classes of Hindus, even those who are not prepared to admit the claim of the Brahman to the exalted position of the earthly god usually conceded to him.
Together with man and the baboons, the anthropoid apes form the group known to science as Catarhini, those, that is, possessing a narrow nasal septum, and are thus easily distinguishable from the flat-nosed monkeys or Platyrhini.
To understand the genesis of human morality we must study the ways of sociable animals such as horses and monkeys, which give each other assistance in trouble, feel mutual affection and sympathy, and experience pleasure in doing actions that benefit the society to which they belong.
Similarly the recent experience of zoological gardens, particularly in the case of parrots and monkeys, shows that, excluding draughts, exposure to changes of temperature without artificial heat is markedly beneficial as compared with the older method of strict protection from cold.
Goats, deer of various kinds, hares, and two or three species of antelope are found, as are monkeys in great variety.
Laboratory workers preparing primary cell cultures from African green monkeys resulted in an outbreak of a previously unrecognized disease.
Among the exotic lakeside gardens live hundreds of animals from all around the world ranging from small rare monkeys to shy red pandas.
Monkeys sloths toucans sailing vessel's storage who will be last bus to.
This change could have occurred in nature; given enough monkeys and typewriters, it would eventually occur in nature.
She was greatly delighted with the monkeys and kept her hand on the star performer while he went through his tricks, and laughed heartily when he took off his hat to the audience.
I don't know who had the best time, the monkeys, Helen or the spectators.
The head monkey at Paris puts on a traveller's cap, and all the monkeys in America do the same.
As eluded to previously, monkeys are the erratic geniuses of Chinese astrology.
Oxen, sheep, dogs, monkeys, bats, and probably horses also suffer from similar parasitic diseases.