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Pachyderm

Refers to animals with thick skin, like the elephant hippopotamus etc.

Feb 27, 2013 16:22 IST
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Pachyderm: Noun
Pronunciation: Pak-i-durm
Difficulty Level: Medium
Meaning: Refers to animals with thick skin, like the elephant hippopotamus etc.

Usage/Example

1 The pachyderm along with its herd raided the village and destroyed most of the crops.
2 The agile tour guided took immediate action when it saw the pachyderm charge a group of tourists.

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