mastodont

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

mastodont (plural mastodonts)

  1. Alternative form of mastodon

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French mastodonte.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mastodont m (plural mastodonts)

  1. mastodon

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Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French mastodonte.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌmɑs.toːˈdɔnt/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: mas‧to‧dont
  • Rhymes: -ɔnt

Noun[edit]

mastodont m (plural mastodonten, diminutive mastodontje n)

  1. mastodon, mammal of the family Mammutidae, especially of the genus Mammut [from 1807]
    • 1807 April 3, "Wetenschappen, letteren en kunsten", Koninklijke courant, issue 80, page 3.
      Het is deze laatſte bijzonderheid, die uitgedrukt wordt door den geſlachtsnaam van Mastodonten, of dieren met borst-voerende tanden, welken de Heer Cuvier hun gegeven heeft.
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  2. someone or something of enormous size

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French mastodonte.

Noun[edit]

mastodont m (plural mastodonți)

  1. mastodon

Declension[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin mastodon.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mastǒdont/
  • Hyphenation: mas‧to‧dont

Noun[edit]

mastòdont m (Cyrillic spelling масто̀донт)

  1. mastodon

Declension[edit]

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