noun. slender long-tailed monkey of Asia.
- Old World monkey
- Presbytes entellus
- genus Presbytes
- mammal Semnopithecus
Example sentences of the word langur
Phong Nha-Ke Bang is known for having the largest population of langur monkeys in the world.
2. Noun, singular or mass
A langur can run along slender branches and race from the bottom to the top of a 100-foot tree in a few seconds versus the baboon, who is clumsy in trees and cannot leap distances.