any of a suborder (Strepsirhini) of small, arboreal primates, including lemurs, lorises, and bush babies
Any of various primates of the suborder Prosimii, which consists of the lemurs, lorises, and tarsiers.
Origin of prosimianFrom New Latin Prosīmiī suborder name Latin pro- before ; see pro- 1. Latin sīmiī pl. of sīmius ape ( variant of sīmia ; see simian . )
- Of or from the prosimian suborder of primates.