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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A long pointed tooth specialized for fighting or digging.

Usage examples (32)
  • One morning I shot an elephant in my pajamas. How he got in my pajamas, I don’t know. We tried to remove the tusks but they were embedded so firmly we couldn’t budge them.
  • tusk an elephant
  • Now that my tusk is ugly too, I can't sleep nights just thinking about how completely ugly I am, and I weep all the time.
  • The ring on his tusk was his own invention, as a means to for more
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