monkey has definitions from the fields of zoology,work
[ noun ] (zoology) any of various long-tailed primates (excluding the prosimians)

Used in print

(Richard F. McLaughlin, et al., "A study of the...)

However , the dynamics of airflow , from morphologic considerations alone , may conceivably be different in the monkey than in the horse .

For_example , the marked susceptibility of the monkey to respiratory infection might be related_to its delicate , long alveolar ducts and short , large bronchioles situated within a parenchyma entirely lacking in protective supportive tissue barriers such_as those found in types 1 , and 3 , .

One might also wonder if monkeys are capable of developing bronchiolitis as we know it in man or the horse .

This is especially so if the dog , cat or monkey are to be used , in_view_of their marked anatomical differences from man .

Type 1 , is represented by the cow , sheep , and pig ; type 2 , , by the dog , cat , and monkey ; type 3 , , by the horse .

[ verb ] play around with or alter or falsify, usually secretively or dishonestly


tamper fiddle


"Someone tampered with the documents on my desk" "The reporter fiddle with the facts"

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[ verb ] (work) do random, unplanned work or activities or spend time idly


"The old lady is usually mucking about in her little house"

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work puddle tinker putterer

[ noun ] one who is playfully mischievous

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