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city recognized by the United States as the capital of the Ivory Coast; largest city of the Ivory Coast Abidjan
elephant native to Africa having enormous flapping ears and ivory tusks African elephant , Loxodonta africana
Kwa language spoken in Ghana and the Ivory Coast Akan
any of various spectacular orchids of the genus Angraecum having dark green leathery leaves and usually nocturnally scented white or ivory flowers angrecum
tall feather palm of northern Brazil with hard-shelled nuts yielding valuable oil and a kind of vegetable ivory babassu , babassu palm , coco de macao , Orbignya martiana , Orbignya phalerata , Orbignya spesiosa
any of several games played on rectangular cloth-covered table (with cushioned edges) in which long tapering cue sticks are used to propel ivory (or composition) balls billiards
small erect shrub of Australia and Tasmania with fragrant ivory flowers blunt-leaf heath , common heath , Epacris obtusifolia
large black-and-white woodpecker of southern United States and Cuba having an ivory bill; nearly extinct Campephilus principalis , ivory-billed woodpecker , ivorybill
sculpture created by removing material (as wood or ivory or stone) in order to create a desired shape carving
fractional monetary unit of several countries: France and Algeria and Belgium and Burkina Faso and Burundi and Cameroon and Chad and the Congo and Gabon and Haiti and the Ivory Coast and Luxembourg and Mali and Morocco and Niger and Rwanda and Senegal and centime
sculpture made of gold and ivory chryselephantine
nut of the cohune palm having hard white shells like those of ivory nuts cohune nut
tropical American feather palm whose large nuts yield valuable oil and a kind of vegetable ivory cohune , cohune palm , Orbignya cohune
nut having a hard hazel-brown shell used like vegetable ivory coquilla nut
basic unit of money in the Ivory Coast Cote d'Ivoire franc , Ivory Coast franc
ivory tower dreamy , impractical , lofty , retreat , unrealistic , visionary
change that occurs in degenerative joint disease in which bone is converted into a dense smooth substance resembling ivory eburnation
black pigment made from grinding burnt ivory in oil ivory black
hard smooth ivory colored dentine that makes up most of the tusks of elephants and walruses ivory , tusk
stemless palm tree of Brazil and Peru bearing ivory nuts ivory-nut palm , ivory palm , ivory plant , Phytelephas macrocarpa
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