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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Indris  \In"dris\,  Indri  \In"dri\,  n.  (Zo["o]l.) 
  Any  lemurine  animal  of  the  genus  {Indris}. 
 
  Note:  Several  species  are  known  all  of  them  natives  of 
  Madagascar,  as  the  diadem  indris  ({I.  diadema}),  which 
  has  a  white  ruff  around  the  forehead;  the  woolly  indris 
  ({I.  laniger});  and  the  short-tailed  or  black  indris 
  ({I.  brevicaudatus}),  which  is  black,  varied  with  gray. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  indri 
  n  :  large  short-tailed  lemur  of  Madagascar  having  thick  silky 
  fur  in  black  and  white  and  fawn  [syn:  {indris},  {Indri 
  indri},  {Indri  brevicaudatus}] 




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