elephantoid fever el·e·phan·toid fever (ěl’ə-fān’toid’, ěl’ə-fən-toid’)
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 […]
noun 1. any of several African insectivores of the family Macroscelididae, having long hind legs and a long, sensitive snout. noun 1. any small active African mammal of the family Macroscelididae and order Macroscelidea, having an elongated nose, large ears, and long hind legs
- Elephant tranquilizer
noun phrase angel dust (1960s+ Narcotics)