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ape

(āp)
n.
1. Any of various tailless Old World primates of the superfamily Hominoidea, including the gibbons, orangutans, gorillas, chimpanzees, and humans.
2. Any of various members of this superfamily bearing fur and usually living in the wild, especially orangutans, gorillas, and chimpanzees, in contrast to humans. Not in scientific use.
3. A tailed primate such as a monkey. Not in scientific use.

ap′er n.
(1) Ape. A primate of the family Pongidae
Members
• Small apes—gibbons and siamangs
• Great apes—orangutans, gorillas, and chimpanzees
The ape brain is structurally similar to the human brain and is capable of advanced reasoning

(2) APE. A multifunctional enzyme involved in DNA repair and in facilitating the redox state of some DNA-binding proteins de novo

ape

any tailless primate of the family Simiidae, including gorillas, chimpanzees, orangutans and gibbons.
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Richard Harrison, managing director of Coombe Abbey Park Limited, which operates the hotel and cafes within the park and partnered with Go Ape on the course, added: "Go Ape has already become an integral part of the park and is proving a huge draw with visitors.
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To see booking information, offer terms and conditions and for more information on the Go Ape! location in the grounds of Matfen Hall, which is around 15 minutes outside Newcastle, visit goape.co.uk
Opening a course in Lums Pond just for younger children is thrilling because it supports our mission to help everyone life adventurously, said Go Ape Managing Director Dan DAgostino.
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All adventurers are fitted with a harness and given a full safety briefing from a Go Ape instructor.
Right is Tristram Mayhew, CEO, Go Ape and Winner of the The Santander Small to Medium Sized Business of the Year Award
A Go Ape instructor called Katie helps me into my harness and tells me the rules that will stop me plummeting to my death from a great height.
We have teamed up with Go Ape! The high wire adventure course in Wyre Forest to offer readers a fantastic summer holidays offer.
Babies go ape for traditional toys like Einstein Number Blocks by Kids II ($12.99), with colors, numbers, and words to keep them moving and learning.
A little further up the road on each light standard the science centre is recommending we "GO APE," which I take to mean come see our ape exhibit and not start screaming at the New Sudbury Shopping Centre.