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Synonyms for howler

Synonyms for howler

a joke that seems extremely funny

monkey of tropical South American forests having a loud howling cry

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Alouatta guariba clamitans, popularly known as the red-handed howler monkey, is widely found throughout the Atlantic Forest (Bicca-Marques et al.
These researchers observed that howler monkeys with large hyoid bones in their voice boxes produced loud, low-pitched calls that help to make them seem larger, and therefore more attractive to females.
While studying primates in Mexico, Dunn heard drastic differences between resident howler monkeys.
Heterospecific groups of howler monkeys were detected at Estancia Defesa (29[degrees] 49'04.33"S; 54[degrees] 47'29.97"W; 146 m AMSL), a particular area located in the Pampa Biome, more precisely in the municipality of Sao Vicente do Sul (Fig.
Emily Moore was first in the 600m in 2min 18.03sec, and there were silver medals for Anabelle Robson in the 150m in 21.85sec and Abigail Pountain with 20.03 metres in the howler throw.
Mobile marketing startup Howler said it has launched an app in support of more than 200 participating shops and restaurants.
"The fact the Aussies had used their two challenges doesn't help the ICC hype that says it was only brought in to eliminate the howler - we have DRS and we still have the howler.
Now a University of Michigan-led study of interbreeding between two species of modern-day howler monkeys in Mexico is shedding light on why it's so difficult to confirm instances of hybridization among primates -- including early humans -- by relying on fossil remains.
A nice example of a careless howler may be found on p.
BIG of hair and skinny of leg, Howler arrived with the weight of expectation perched precariously on their weedy shoulders.
United have had a nightmare with keepers over the years - Peter Schmeichel and Edwin van der Sar were both very good, but I remember the clangers Fabian Barthez used to make, and de Gea's against West Brom was definitely a howler.
Ten town criers - including Huddersfield's Vic Watson - will compete for the title of Hebden Howler 2010 as Hebden Bridge celebrates 500 years since the famous packhorse bridge was built.
Matt Green and James Constable handed the U's a quickfire 2-0 lead with just 21 minutes on the clock but a howler from goalkeeper Ryan Clarke gave City a lifeline just before the break.
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