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1. uakari

medium-sized tree-dwelling monkey of the Amazon basin; only New World monkey with a short tail

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a monkey of the genus Cacajao with a bald red face and long reddish fur, found in the north-western Amazon basin

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n. pl. ua·ka·ris
Either of two medium-sized fruit-eating arboreal monkeys (Cacajao calvus or C. melanocephalus) of Amazonia, having a nearly bare stomach with long hair on the shoulders and upper back and a short bushy nonprehensile tail.

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