Definition of Mountain gorilla

1. Noun. Gorilla of Kivu highlands.

Exact synonyms: Gorilla Gorilla Beringei
Group relationships: Genus Gorilla
Generic synonyms: Gorilla, Gorilla Gorilla



Definition of Mountain gorilla

1. Noun. A subspecies of the eastern gorilla. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mountain Gorilla

mountain climber
mountain climbing
mountain clubmoss
mountain cranberry
mountain daisy
mountain devil
mountain disease
mountain ebony
mountain everlasting
mountain fern
mountain fetterbush
mountain fever
mountain four o'clock
mountain goat
mountain goats
mountain gorilla (current term)
mountain gorillas
mountain grape
mountain hare
mountain hares
mountain heath
mountain hemlock
mountain hollyhock
mountain lady's slipper
mountain laurel
mountain lily
mountain lion
mountain lions
mountain male fern
mountain man

Literary usage of Mountain gorilla

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. In the Shade of an Acacia Tree: Memoirs of a Health Officer in Africa, 1945-1959 by Frank L. Lambrecht (1991)
"It is a natural forest reserve and the home of the mountain gorilla. Its volcanic activity ceased by the end of the Pleistocene. Remnants of that activity ..."

2. Nature's Strongholds: The World's Great Wildlife Reserves by Laura Riley, William Riley (2005)
"Despite concerns they would be OPPOSITE: mountain gorilla males may stand six feet (2 m) tall, with chests almost that wide, and weigh 500 pounds (2.2.0 kg) ..."

3. Giant Science Resource Book: Grades 1-6 by Jo Ellen Moore (1998)
"... Endangered Animals mountain gorilla (Central and West Africa) Black Rhinocerous , -(Sub-Saharan Africa) ?n Humpback Whale (All Oceans) Endangered ..."

4. Easy File Folder Reports by Yvonne Despard (2004)
"... leopard snake Mediterranean monk seal mountain gorilla mustached monkey peacock polar bear pygmy chimpanzee rainbow-billed toucan red kangaroo scarlet ..."

5. In the Shade of an Acacia Tree: Memoirs of a Health Officer in Africa, 1945-1959 by Frank L. Lambrecht (1991)
"It is a natural forest reserve and the home of the mountain gorilla. Its volcanic activity ceased by the end of the Pleistocene. Remnants of that activity ..."

6. Nature's Strongholds: The World's Great Wildlife Reserves by Laura Riley, William Riley (2005)
"Despite concerns they would be OPPOSITE: mountain gorilla males may stand six feet (2 m) tall, with chests almost that wide, and weigh 500 pounds (2.2.0 kg) ..."

7. Giant Science Resource Book: Grades 1-6 by Jo Ellen Moore (1998)
"... Endangered Animals mountain gorilla (Central and West Africa) Black Rhinocerous , -(Sub-Saharan Africa) ?n Humpback Whale (All Oceans) Endangered ..."

8. Easy File Folder Reports by Yvonne Despard (2004)
"... leopard snake Mediterranean monk seal mountain gorilla mustached monkey peacock polar bear pygmy chimpanzee rainbow-billed toucan red kangaroo scarlet ..."

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