Meaning of BABOON in English

BABOON

ba ‧ boon /bəˈbuːn $ bæ-/ BrE AmE noun [countable]

[ Date: 1400-1500 ; Language: French ; Origin: babouin , from baboue 'ugly face' ]

a large monkey that lives in Africa and South Asia

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