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WOOLLY MAMMOTH

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does woolly mammoth mean? 

WOOLLY MAMMOTH (noun)
  The noun WOOLLY MAMMOTH has 1 sense:

1. very hairy mammoth common in colder portions of the northern hemisphere

  Familiarity information: WOOLLY MAMMOTH used as a noun is very rare.


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WOOLLY MAMMOTH (noun)


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Meaning:

Very hairy mammoth common in colder portions of the northern hemisphere

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Nouns denoting animals

Synonyms:

Mammuthus primigenius; northern mammoth; woolly mammoth

Hypernyms ("woolly mammoth" is a kind of...):

mammoth (any of numerous extinct elephants widely distributed in the Pleistocene; extremely large with hairy coats and long upcurved tusks)


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