pachydermatous

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

pachy- +‎ -dermatous

Adjective[edit]

pachydermatous (comparative more pachydermatous, superlative most pachydermatous)

  1. of or relating to the pachyderms
  2. thick-skinned, insensitive

References[edit]

  • Angus Stevenson (editor), Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, 6th Edition (Oxford University Press, 2007, ISBN 9780199206872)
  • Frederick C. Mish (Editor in Chief), Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 11th Edition. Merriam-Webster, 2003. ISBN 9780877798088.
  • pachydermatous” in An American Dictionary of the English Language, by Noah Webster, 1828.
  • Josefa Heifetz Byrne, Mrs. Byrne's Dictionary of Unusual, Obscure and Preposterous Words. Granada Publishing, 1979. ISBN 0246111518.