elephant trunk

noun
: a flexible chute used to direct coal onto a pile with limited blowing of dust or to direct concrete with minimum spatter

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  • Elephant Hill Provincial Park — This page is for the park and hill near the towns of Cache Creek and Ashcroft, British Columbia, Canada. For the landmark in Guilin, China, see Elephant Trunk Hill.Elephant Hills Provincial Park is a provincial park in British Columbia, Canada… …   Wikipedia

  • Elephant Adventure — is a 1964 children s book by the Canadian born American author Willard Price featuring his Adventure series characters, Hal and Roger Hunt. It is set in the Congo and depicts Hal and Roger s attempts to capture an elephant for a zoo. Enemies… …   Wikipedia

  • trunk — [trʌŋk] n ↑branch, ↑leaves, ↑trunk ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(tree)¦ 2¦(car)¦ 3¦(elephant)¦ 4¦(clothes)¦ 5¦(box)¦ 6¦(body)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1400 1500; : Old French; Origin: tronc …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Elephant Drona — was one the Lead Dasara Elephants of the Famous Jamboo Savari of Mysore Dasara. It preceded Elephant Balarama in carrying the Golden Howdah. The Name Drona was named after Dronacharya, the great guru of Mahabharata. In the epic, Dronacharya is a… …   Wikipedia

  • Eléphant — Éléphant Pour les articles homonymes, voir Éléphant (homonymie). Nom vernaculaire ou nom normalisé ambigu : Le terme « Éléphant » s applique, en français, à plusieurs taxons distincts …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Éléphant (animal) — Éléphant Pour les articles homonymes, voir Éléphant (homonymie). Nom vernaculaire ou nom normalisé ambigu : Le terme « Éléphant » s applique, en français, à plusieurs taxons distincts …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Éléphant des forêts — Éléphant Pour les articles homonymes, voir Éléphant (homonymie). Nom vernaculaire ou nom normalisé ambigu : Le terme « Éléphant » s applique, en français, à plusieurs taxons distincts …   Wikipédia en Français

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