Definition of 'great ape'
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The touching scene speaks volumes about our shared lineage with great apes. The Sun (2012)Most great apes even seem to understand our feelings and where they are directed. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)Cultural behavior such as toolmaking and tool use occurs in many nonhuman species, especially monkeys and great apes. Cultural Anthropology (1995)This pattern has been observed in more than 50 nations, across socioeconomic groups and even among great apes. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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