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

 

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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