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Originally appearing in Volume V21, Page 861 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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PLUTO MONKEY, a guenon, Cercopithecus (Mona) leucampyx, nearly allied to the MONA (q.v.), which takes its name from the black fur of the under-parts, passing into blackish grey on the head and back. The violet-coloured face, which has no beard, is fringed by large bushy whiskers and surmounted by a white band above the brows. The range of the species extends from the Congo and Angola to Nyasaland. (See PRIMATES.)
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PLUTO (IlXoirrwv)
PLUTOCRACY (Gr. irXovroKparia, from irXoirros, weal...

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