from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun Either of two elephants (Loxodonta africana or L. cyclotis) native to sub-Saharan Africa, having larger ears than the Asian elephant, with both males and females usually having tusks.
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- noun Either of two species of elephant,
Loxodonta africanaor Loxodonta cyclotis, found in Africa.
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- noun an elephant native to Africa having enormous flapping ears and ivory tusks
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