Definition of Asian elephant in English:
Another term for Indian elephant.
- New DNA research reveals that woolly mammoths were more closely related to modern Asian elephants than to African elephants.
- There were once more than 300 species within the family, known as proboscideans, but today only Asian elephants and African elephants still exist.
- This still largely uncharted region of the world is home to Asian elephants, leopards, Himalayan black bears, wild boars, and the sambar deer, a delicacy for wide-ranging tigers.
Definition of Asian elephant in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia