Pronunciation: (ô-rang'oo-tan", ō-rang'-, u-rang'-), [key]
a large, long-armed anthropoid ape, Pongo pygmaeus, of arboreal habits, inhabiting Borneo and Sumatra: an endangered species. Also,o•rang'-u•tan",o•rang•u•tang,o•rang-ou•tangPronunciation: (ô-rang'oo-tang", ō-rang'-, u-rang'-). [key]Also called orang.
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