noun. monkey of Central America and South America having thick hair on the head that resembles a monk's cowl.
noun. a hooded cloak for women.
1. Adjective One of the most popular choices is the capuchin monkey. 2. Noun, singular or mass The coat of the capuchin monkey, found in Central and South America, is generally dark save for the cream-colored hair on its neck and shoulders and around its pink face.