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  Words related to tusk

Related / Similar Words: ivory, detusk, horn

 

Definition:
  • a long pointed tooth specialized for fighting or digging; especially in an elephant or walrus or hog;
  • a hard smooth ivory colored dentine that makes up most of the tusks of elephants and walruses;
  • remove the tusks of animals; "tusk an elephant";
  • stab or pierce with a horn or tusk; "the rhino horned the explorer";

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    Part Meronyms: tusker

     

    Derivational Morphology: detusk, horn, ivory

     

    Language Translations:
    Danish: stødtand   Dutch: slagtand  
    Finnish: syöksyhammas   French: dent saillante  
    German: Stoßzahn   Italian: zanna  
    Japanese:   Polish: kieł  
    Russian: клык   Spanish: colmillo  
    Telugu: దంతము  
     
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