adjective (comparative more mammoth, superlative most mammoth)
- A large, hairy, extinct elephant-like mammal. Scientific name: Mammuthus.
- (figurative) Something very large of its kind.
Etymology: From obsolete Russian Ñ (modern Ñ), probably from Old Vogul
- Very large.
- mÄmoÅt "earth-horn" (compare Mansi mÄ "earth", ouÌtÉ "horn").
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