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  1. elephants(Adjective)


    Etymology: Cockney rhyming slang, from elephant's trunk where trunk rhymes with drunk.

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  1. Elephants

    Large mammals in the family Elephantidae, with columnar limbs, bulky bodies, and elongated snouts. They are the only surviving members of the PROBOSCIDEA MAMMALS.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of elephants in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of elephants in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of elephants in a Sentence

  1. Christian LeBlanc:

    My girlfriend and I were exploring the island when we came across a couple elephants, for 50 cents, you could buy a basket of bananas to feed them, so we decided to get one.

  2. Stephen Lee:

    We could bring scents from the field collected by unmanned robotic systems to the elephants for evaluation.

  3. Tiro Segosebe:

    Elephants have killed a lot of people and destroyed livelihoods. I think government is doing the right thing in reducing their numbers.

  4. Hamisi Kigwangalla:

    The arrest of Nyoni has brought us to a stage where we can say we have taken into custody all the hardcore poachers on our wanted list, except for a few who have left the country, nyoni and his accomplices' consignment is worth 4 billion shillings ($1.74 million) and involved the killing of 117 elephants going back to 2015 and earlier.

  5. Mike Chase:

    Hunting occurs in the dry season and targets large bulls, while elephant crop raiding coincides with the rainy season and the perpetrators tend to be young bulls or family herds, the variation in the timing, space use, age and sex of problem elephants suggest hunting will have a limited effect on solving human-elephant conflict.

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