imperial mammoth


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Noun1.imperial mammoth - largest known mammothimperial mammoth - largest known mammoth; of America  
mammoth - any of numerous extinct elephants widely distributed in the Pleistocene; extremely large with hairy coats and long upcurved tusks
Archidiskidon, genus Archidiskidon - a genus of Elephantidae
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Joseph Bronze has cast a statue of a life-size Imperial Mammoth (23 x 15 ft.) that serves as the centerpiece of the Sam Noble Museum of Natural History at the Univ.
This ancestral stock probably gave rise to the Imperial mammoth and the Columbian mammoth (both southern forms) and the Jefferson mammoth (a more northern species).
In the former mint, which churned out $50 million in silver and gold coins during the Comstock mining era, the museum houses exhibits on area history; one of the most impressive is a casting of a skeleton of an imperial mammoth (one of the largest of the mammoths) that was found in the Black Rock Desert.

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