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guh ri luh

  • n  largest anthropoid ape; terrestrial and vegetarian; of forests of central west Africa

  • M'Toto (a she-gorilla) met Gargantua (a he-gorilla) last week.
  • With lights blazing, band blaring, batons twirling, and all signposts seeming to point to Gargantua the Great, described as "the only full-grown gorilla ever seen on this.
  • That a gorilla can lick a heavyweight prizefightereven three prizefighterswas a pet theory of the late great Journalist Arthur Brisbane.
News & Articles

  • Albino gorilla was inbred, say scientists
    Albino gorilla: A genetic study of Snowflake, the world's only known albino gorilla, found that he was likely the product of a pairing between an uncle and a niece.
    June 18, 2013 - The Christian Science Monitor
  • Gorilla celebrates 2nd birthday at San Diego Zoo Safari Park
    A western lowland gorilla at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park savored every bit of his birthday Monday.
    June 18, 2013 - Channel 8 San Diego
  • Albino Gorilla The Result Of Uncle, Niece Mating
    An albino gorilla who lived for 40 years at a Barcelona zoo is the subject of a new study that traced his origins, and the results are surprising. Snowflake was famous up until his death in 2003 from skin cancer …
    June 18, 2013 - WebProNews

  • Carlton Cole in guardian.co.uk
    Yeah, I heard it but it's football, you know,said Cole. "I don't care. I know I'm not a monkey. I might be as strong as a gorilla but I'm not a monkey. That's life, isn't it. You've just got to carry on and get on with it and we got the...
  • Donovan in Forbes
    I really try to, more with my words, draw on things rather than show up before the game with a gorilla suit on,said Donovan, who often takes a softer approach by calling players to his office for friendly, fatherlike chats. "I try to use...
  • Brian Burke in USA Today
    Yes, it's a big gorilla off my shoulders, I can tell you that,Burke said. "Until we dealt with the Mathieu Schneider situation, it hasn't been a whole lot of fun, because you don't feel like you've got control over the decision-making...

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