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mammoth in Animals topic

mammothmammoth2 noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 HBAan animal like a large hairy elephant that lived on Earth thousands of years ago
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mammothAfter the mammoths disappeared, hunters used a smaller point, called the Folsom point, to kill prehistoric bison.Cuvier noticed that the most recently extinct creatures such as the mammoth were closely related to living species.The mammoth had a shaggy coat to protect it against the rigours of the ice ages.