Definition of colobus noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

colobus

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈkɒləbəs//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɑːləbəs//
 
(also colobus monkey)
 
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a small African monkey with a long tail, that eats leaves Word Originmodern Latin, from Greek kolobos ‘cut short’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: colobus