Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to a mastodon; resembling a mastodon; of mammoth size: as, mastodontic dimensions.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Pertaining to, or resembling, a mastodon.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Of, or pertaining to, the mastodont
  • adjective gigantic, mammoth

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Examples

  • As I await the return of my mastodontic Bava book from the printer, certain interesting tid-bits of information not privvy to me, or unnoticed by me as I was preparing its 1100+ pages, are beginning to come to light.

    Archive 2007-05-13

  • As I await the return of my mastodontic Bava book from the printer, certain interesting tid-bits of information not privvy to me, or unnoticed by me as I was preparing its 1100+ pages, are beginning to come to light.

    It Never Ends

  • Amid cheers that rent the welkin, responded to by answering cheers from a big muster of henchmen on the distant Cambrian and Caledonian hills, the mastodontic pleasureship slowly moved away saluted by a final floral tribute from the representatives of the fair sex who were present in large numbers while, as it proceeded down the river, escorted by a flotilla of barges, the flags of the Ballast office and Custom

    Ulysses

  • Or wander further afield, over Sospel to Breil by the old path -- note the lavender: they make a passable perfume of it -- or else to Moulinet (famous for bad food and a mastodontic breed of mosquitoes) and thence along the stream -- note the bushes of wild box -- and over a wooded ridge to the breezy heights of Peira Cava, there to dream away the daylight under the pines.

    Alone

  • "Burgruine," while their husbands perspire over mastodontic beer-jugs.

    Old Calabria

  • Gathering himself at the start of his run-in with three walking steps, he would approach the wicket with nine mastodontic strides.

    Telegraph.co.uk: news, business, sport, the Daily Telegraph newspaper, Sunday Telegraph

  • Gathering himself at the start of his run-in with three walking steps, he would approach the wicket with nine mastodontic strides.

    Telegraph.co.uk: news, business, sport, the Daily Telegraph newspaper, Sunday Telegraph

  • Amid cheers that rent the welkin, responded to by answering cheers from a big muster of henchmen on the distant Cambrian and Caledonian hills, the mastodontic pleasureship slowly moved away saluted by a final floral tribute from the representatives of the fair sex who were present in large numbers while, as it proceeded down the river, escorted by a flotilla of barges, the flags of the Ballast office and Custom House were dipped in salute as were also those of the electrical power station at the

    Ulysses

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