Definition of 'chimpanzee'
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Or the zoologist who attempted to cross humans with chimpanzees - brutally but unsuccessfully. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Years ago, locals would hunt gorillas and chimpanzees to feed their family. Times, Sunday Times (2006)As shown by numerous experiments, chimpanzees and gorillas can be taught to use signs. Cultural Anthropology (1995) Humans and chimpanzees are now known to differ in about 1 percent of these bases. The Runaway Brain: the Evolution of Human Uniqueness (1993)Expect heart strings to be well and truly tugged by this documentary about a young, male chimpanzee. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Would our presumption of a hard and fast line between humans and chimpanzees be quite so emphatic, particularly if there was breeding along the spectrum? Times, Sunday Times (2011)This platform of existence, many millions of years old, continues today with the gorillas and chimpanzees. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Translations for 'chimpanzee'
British English: chimpanzee /ˌtʃɪmpænˈziː/ NOUN
A chimpanzee is a kind of small African ape.
- American English: chimpanzee
- Arabic: شِمْبَانْزِي
- Brazilian Portuguese: chipanzé
- Chinese: 黑猩猩
- Croatian: čimpanza
- Czech: šimpanz
- Danish: chimpanse
- Dutch: chimpansee
- European Spanish: chimpancé
- Finnish: simpanssi
- French: chimpanzé
- German: Schimpanse
- Greek: χιμπαντζής
- Italian: scimpanzè
- Japanese: チンパンジー
- Korean: 침팬지
- Norwegian: sjimpanse
- Polish: szympans
- European Portuguese: chimpanzé
- Romanian: cimpanzeu
- Russian: шимпанзе
- Spanish: chimpancé
- Swedish: schimpans
- Thai: ลิงชิมแปนซี
- Turkish: şempanze
- Ukrainian: шимпанзе
- Vietnamese: con tinh tinh
Definition of chimpanzee from the Collins English Dictionary
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