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Baboon

(Science: zoology) One of the old world quadrumana, of the genera Cynocephalus and Papio; the dog-faced ape. Baboons have dog-like muzzles and large canine teeth, cheek pouches, a short tail, and naked callosities on the buttocks. They are mostly african. See mandrill, and Chacma, and drill an ape.

Origin: oe. Babewin, baboin, fr.F. Babouin, or LL. Babewynus. Of unknown origin; cf. D. Baviaan, g. Pavian, baboon, f. Babin lip of ape, dogs, etc, dial. G. Bappe mouth.

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Darwin and Racism

... will then be wider, for it will intervene between man in a more civilized state, as we may hope, even than the Caucasian, and some ape as low as a baboon, instead of as now between the negro or Australian [Aborigine] and the gorilla. The Descent of Man p.178 If I go to my bookstore to the science ...

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... at pack behavior in wolves. The alpha male takes the 'best' female for himself, and the other wolves have to make do. And as for things like the baboon's butt turning red, that's not a sign of attractiveness in the individual, but rather a sign that she's in heat and ready to mate.

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by Khaiy
Thu Jun 21, 2007 4:26 am
 
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... I wanted to make a comparison to the animal kingdom. In what species does the female have to flaunt her junk. Something other than the female baboon butt turning red. :oops: Thanks

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by MichaelXY
Wed Jun 20, 2007 10:33 pm
 
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A baboon is an old world monkey, right? It is a bonobo?

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