hippopotamus : Definition, Usages, News and More

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hi puh po tuh muhs

  • n  massive thick-skinned herbivorous animal living in or around rivers of tropical Africa

  • I want a hippopotamus to play with and enjoy.
  • Months later, a twin wind, the Kusi, would carry the boats homeward, holds laden with ivory, tortoiseshell, hippopotamus teeth and slaves.
  • Just off Antarctica's Ross Ice Shelf, for example, an Ohio State University expedition recently discovered the fossilized bones of a hippopotamus-like reptile called Lystro .
News & Articles

  • Zoo home to new baby hippo
    The Louisiana Purchase Gardens & Zoo welcomed a new addition to their park Saturday, a baby hippopotamus born in Poland.
    June 16, 2013 - The News-Star

  • Dan Rather in Newser
    Frankly, I couldn't be more astonished that this guy was involved in something like this than if you came riding through my apartment on a hippopotamus,says Dan Rather, who traveled to many world hot spots with him.

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