an anthropoid ape, Pan paniscus, of central W Africa: similar to the chimpanzee but much smaller and having a black face Also called pygmy chimpanzee
Giovanni Maria [jaw-vahn-nee mah-ree-ah] /dʒɔˈvɑn ni mɑˈri ɑ/ (Show IPA), 1640–78, and his sons Giovanni Battista [baht-tee-stah] /bɑtˈti stɑ/ (Show IPA) 1670–1747, and Marc Antonio [mahrk ahn-taw-nyaw] /mɑrk ɑnˈtɔ nyɔ/ (Show IPA) 1675–1726, Italian composers. Historical Examples Handel Romain Rolland Mohawks, Volume 1 of 3 Mary Elizabeth Braddon Mohawks, Volume 3 of 3 Mary Elizabeth […]
a member of the Bön sect.
noun Francesco Antonio. 1672–1749, Italian composer and violinist, noted esp for his Invenzioni (1712), a series of short instrumental suites