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plat•yr•rhine



Pronunciation: (plat'i-rīn", -rin), [key]
adj.
1. Anthropol.having a broad, flat-bridged nose.
2. belonging or pertaining to the primate group or superfamily Platyrrhini, comprising the New World monkeys, having a broad, flat nose and usually a long, prehensile tail.

n.
a platyrrhine animal. Also,plat•yr•rhin•i•anPronunciation: (plat"i-rin'ē-un). [key]

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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