Mandrill meaning

măndrəl
A large terrestrial monkey (Mandrillus sphinx) of dense forests of west-central Africa, having an olive-brown body with a brightly colored rump and face that are especially pronounced in the male.
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A large, fierce, strong baboon (Mandrillus sphinx) of W Africa: the male has blue and scarlet patches on the face and rump.
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A primate, Mandrillus sphinx, recognized by its colorful face and rump.
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Origin of mandrill

  • man drill

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From man + drill.

    From Wiktionary