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- adj. Similar to an elephant
- adj. Similar to that of an elephant; as, an elephantlike trunk
- adj. (Of memory) which is very good; a person with elephantlike memory rarely or never forgets things.
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Golan Levin, an artist, designed a large, elephantlike snout, dubbed Double-Taker, that turns and looks at passing pedestrians.
MacInnes and Fuchs had each found fragments of teeth from an extinct elephantlike animal known as Deinotherium.
Except for a ten-inch, elephantlike schnoz he could have passed for the world's fattest human, but he was Loghyr, one of a race so rare nobody has seen a live one in my lifetime.
Lying in the shadows in a disconsolate heap was a large -- enormous, actually -- hairy elephantlike crea - ture!
"There's evidence that they have an elephantlike social structure, and even some form of culture," said Joel Berger, a researcher with the
Some are obvious, like bovine ` cowlike, 'canine ` dog-like,' feline ` catlike, 'elephantine ` elephantlike' and equine
By November she had three digs in progress: the Zinj living floor; Jonny’s site; and another one midway between these two called FLK-N, where they had discovered a hominid toe bone and quantities of artifacts surrounding the complete skeleton of the elephantlike creature Deinotherium giganteum.
In Buluk’s deposits, the team picked up everything from extinct species of giant hyraxes to previously unknown species of elephantlike animals, large bear like carnivores, strange antelopes, and huge crocodiles.