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  1. quadrumane(Noun)

    An animal having four hands and feet with opposable digits, specifically a member of the now obsolete order of mammals Quadrumana, comprising all non-human primates; a primate.

  2. quadrumane(Adjective)

    Pertaining to such an animal; quadrumanous; loosely, "ape-like".

  3. Origin: From quadrumane, from quadrumanus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quadrumane(noun)

    one of the Quadrumana

  2. Origin: [L. quattuor four + manus a hand: cf. F. quadrumane.]

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