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hippopotamus

noun [C]  /ˌhɪp·əˈpɑt̬·ə·məs/ ( short form hippo,  /ˈhɪp·oʊ/) us  
a large, dark gray animal of Africa that lives in or near rivers and that has a big head, short legs, and thick skin
Translations of “hippopotamus”
in Korean 하마…
in Arabic فَرَس النَّهر…
in French hippopotame…
in Turkish su aygırı, hipopotam…
in Italian ippopotamo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 河馬…
in Russian гиппопотам…
in Polish hipopotam…
in Spanish hipopótamo…
in Portuguese hipopótamo…
in German das Nilpferd…
in Catalan hipopòtam…
in Japanese カバ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 河马…
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