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British English: /ˈɛlɪf(ə)nt/
American English: /ˈɛləfənt/

Translation of elephant in French:



to have a memory like an elephant

to see pink elephants

voir des éléphants roses, avoir des hallucinations

the elephant in the room

(le problème criant qu'on décide d'ignorer)

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