<zoology> A long-nosed monkey (Semnopithecus nasalis), native of Borneo. The general colour of the body is bright chestnut, with the under parts, shoulders, and sides of the head, golden yellow, and the top of the head and upper part of the back brown.

Synonyms: proboscis monkey.

Alternative forms: kaha.

Origin: Native name, from its cry.

(01 Mar 1998)

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