from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as pachyderm.
- In botany, thick-coated: applied sometimes to a thick-walled capsule of mosses.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or relating to or characteristic of pachyderms
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It was impossible to score an advantage over his stolid strength and pachydermous insensibility.
Ab Maddock, big, impudent, and pachydermous, it took Dugald Robertson, the minister's son, just half an hour's hard fighting to extract
Then the pachydermous one enters into the other’s heaven, probably with the resolution already formed of ousting that unhappy angel.
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