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Macaca

(mă-kah'kă),
A large genus of Old World monkeys (family Cercopithecidae) that includes the macaque and rhesus monkeys, and the Barbary apes. Macaca mulatta, the rhesus monkey, is used as a research animal.
[Pg. macaco, monkey]

Macaca

genus of Old World monkeys very popular in zoos and for some aspects of human laboratory medicine. See macaque.
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followed by Calango, the capoeira demo, Macaco Velho and finally Samba Ja.
Macaco Velho plays Brazilian songs in celebration of Festa Junina, a traditional Brazilian festival to celebrate the saints' days, St.
The Brazilian-flavored septet Macaco Velho will help Eugene put on its dancing shoes with a show Thursday night at Luna.
A primeira cidade esta coberta de cinzas e sobre elas estao os homens que caminham desengoncados, muito perto do andar dos macacos.
the second largest utility in Brazil, has selected Garnet as part of its AMI program for the communities of Macacos, Alemao and Cidade de Deus in the state of Rio de Janeiro.
Poucos dias depois, em 17 de outubro, um helicoptero da policia foi derrubado pelas rajadas de fogo de traficantes instalados no Morro dos Macacos na Zona Norte do Rio de Janeiro.
Police said yesterday that they killed two other suspected drug traffickers in overnight clashes near the Morro dos Macacos slum, where the gangs fought for territory a day earlier, but otherwise the area was largely peaceful.
The helicopter had been carrying six police officers as part of an operation in Morro dos Macacos, one of Rio's hundreds of slums, which is dominated by heavily armed drug gangs, police said.
Passing the Cachoeira dos Macacos (Monkey's Waterfall), you will be taken to the Vista Chinesa (Chinese View) where your tour guide will provide you with the history of the reforestation process and give you the opportunity to take some spectacular photographs.
i] dois macacos dois elefantes (B3;10) (W3;9) PRODUCAO metatese substituicao contexto _ # 0,8% 5,43% [ku'isi] ['mai[?
Elster adds additional metering endpoints in Macacos, Alemao and Cidade de Deus communities of Rio de Janeiro -
Embora nao esteja certo de que essa perspectiva possa ser vista com otimismo, julgo salutar termos pelo menos uma doutrina, cujos defensores em sua maioria estejam preparados para concordar que os seres humanos nao sao nem sofisticados computadores, nem macacos extremamente engenhosos, nem feitos a imagem e semelhanca de um deus cristao.