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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Hard, white substance that makes up tusks.

Usage examples (37)
  • The ivory trade seriously endangered elephants.
  • We talk of an ivory tower; Professor Wilson sees an array of disconnected ivory towers, which he calls the ivory archipelago.
  • Siberia, ivory from the Diomedes, walrus skins from the shores of the
  • The only place where "realists" abound is in ivory towers, as I understand it. for more
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