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Monkey

In the United Kingdom, a slang term for 500 pounds.
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The official said Vervet monkeys use different sounds to warn of different types of predators.
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If, for example, evidence could be provided that vervet monkey alarm calls, which are discreet for predator type, involved distributed neural networks, then these could be construed as "words.
Indeed, this fact probably explains why the vervet monkeys only responded to tryptophan supplementation when they were put under competitive stress.
Vervet monkeys cry out to warn one another when they see snakes or other predators.
Gusty winds curtailed game movement, and by midmorning, only Some vervet monkeys and two blue wildebeest had shown.
I have never thought much about vervet monkeys, cichlid fish or vampire bats and certainly did not expect to read about them in relation to workplace contracts.
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Vervet monkeys give alarm calls to warn fellow monkeys of the presence of predators even though in doing so they attract attention to themselves and increase their chances of being attacked.
Unfortunately, so are the vervet monkeys, which love coming into our houses and pinch fruit and food--they can be a real pain
In vervet monkeys (21) three distinct warning calls have been recorded.
It will feature a stingray lagoon, dolphin encounters including swimming with dolphins, an educational hut where visitors can learn about marine life, a beach bar and grill and a nature trail and aviary with tropical birds, butterflies and even a few local green vervet monkeys.