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Synonyms for hippo
ˈhɪp oʊhip·po

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Hippo, Hippo Regiusnoun

    an ancient Numidian town in northwestern Africa adjoining present-day Annaba in northeastern Algeria

    Synonyms:
    river horse, hippopotamus

  2. hippopotamus, hippo, river horse, Hippopotamus amphibiusnoun

    massive thick-skinned herbivorous animal living in or around rivers of tropical Africa

    Synonyms:
    river horse, hippopotamus

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    hippopotamus

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  1. List of known nicknames for "Hippo":

    Hippo, a Greek woman

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  1. Zhang Hanwen:

    Remarkably for 30 million years, the entire first half of proboscidean evolution, only two of the eight groups evolved, most proboscideans over this time were nondescript herbivores ranging from the size of a pug to that of a boar. A few species got as big as a hippo, yet these lineages were evolutionary dead-ends. They all bore little resemblance to elephants.

  2. Eric Byrd:

    The hippo team is excited and also nervous, as most people know, Bibi's first baby, Fiona, was born six weeks premature and wouldn't have survived without the intervention of her human caregivers.

  3. Linda Smit:

    We have a resident hippo we call Oliver who comes out of the water at night and often sits in front of the staff tents, and a female leopard who likes to hang out around the swimming pool.


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