an infectious tropical disease that is a form of filaiasis caused by parasitic worms which are transmitted by mosquitoes and which causes swelling in the genitals or thighs
- Elephant linebacker
noun phrase A linebacker or defensive end who specializes in rushing the quarterback on pass plays: Now comes ”elephant position”/ Paup started the first nine games at elephant, or rush, outside linebacker (1990s+ Football)
- Elephantoid fever
elephantoid fever el·e·phan·toid fever (ěl’ə-fān’toid’, ěl’ə-fən-toid’) n. Lymphangitis and temperature increase that mark the beginning of endemic elephantiasis.
[el-uh-fuh nt] /ˈɛl ə fənt/ noun, plural elephants (especially collectively) elephant for 1. 1. either of two large, five-toed pachyderms of the family Elephantidae, characterized by a long, prehensile trunk formed of the nose and upper lip, including Loxodonta africana (African elephant) with enormous flapping ears, two fingerlike projections at the end of the trunk, […]
noun 1. either of two seals of the genus Mirounga, of the Pacific coast of North America and the Antarctic Ocean, having a curved proboscis resembling an elephant’s trunk. noun 1. either of two large earless seals, Mirounga leonina of southern oceans or M. angustirostris of the N Atlantic, the males of which have a […]