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:
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