Meaning of “tusk” in the English Dictionary

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"tusk" in British English

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tusknoun [ C ]

uk /tʌsk/ us /tʌsk/

either of the two long, pointed teeth of some animals such as elephants

(Definition of “tusk” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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tusknoun [ C ]

us /tʌsk/

either of the two, long, curved teeth that stick out from the mouth of some animals, esp. elephants and walruses

(Definition of “tusk” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)