Definitions for omomyid

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Omomyid, Omomyid group(noun)

    extinct tiny nocturnal lower primates that fed on fruit and insects; abundant in North America and Europe 30 to 50 million years ago; probably gave rise to the tarsiers; some authorities consider them ancestral to anthropoids but others consider them only cousins


  1. omomyid(Noun)

    Any member of the family Omomyidae, a diverse group of extinct primates.


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