From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Grivet \Griv"et\ (gr[i^]v"[e^]t), n. [Cf. F. grivet.] (Zool.)
   A monkey of the upper Nile and Abyssinia ({Cercopithecus
   griseo-viridis}), having the upper parts dull green, the
   lower parts white, the hands, ears, and face black. It was
   known to the ancient Egyptians. Called also tota.
   [1913 Webster]
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