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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ateles  \At"e*les\,  n.  [Gr.  ?  incomplete;  'a  priv.  +  ? 
  completion.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  genus  of  American  monkeys  with  prehensile  tails,  and  having 
  the  thumb  wanting  or  rudimentary.  See  {Spider  monkey},  and 
  {Coaita}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Ateles 
  n  :  spider  monkeys  [syn:  {Ateles},  {genus  Ateles}] 




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