Urban Dictionary: Flange

07 Nov.,2022

 

what is a flange



The correct collective tem for baboons is a 'troop' or 'congress'.

Origin credited to Richard Curtis, comedy writer. The word was used in a 'Not the Nine O'Clock News' comedy sketch entitled "Gerald The Intelligent Gorilla", purely for comedic effect. Gerald was played by
Whoop is now also used as a baboon collective term, due to appearing in the same sketch.
NTNON was a popular UK

Commonly misused collective term for a group of baboons . Has since been adopted by the Scientific community due to its publication and usage in otherwise professional documents.The correct collective tem for baboons is a 'troop' or 'congress'.Origin credited to Richard Curtis, comedy writer. The word was used in a 'Not the Nine O'Clock News' comedy sketch entitled "Gerald The Intelligent Gorilla", purely for comedic effect. Gerald was played by Rowan Atkinson . The sketch also starred film director and comedian Mel Smith.Whoop is now also used as a baboon collective term, due to appearing in the same sketch.NTNON was a popular UK sketch show in the 1980s.