Meaning of MANDRILL in English


/man"dril/ , n.

a large baboon, Mandrillus (or Papio ) sphinx, of western Africa, the male of which has a face brightly marked with blue and scarlet and a muzzle that is ribbed: an endangered species.

[ 1735-45; MAN 1 + DRILL 4 ]

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