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Elephant bed

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Elephant bed (Geol) at Brighton, England, abounding in fossil remains of elephants.
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Usage

In literature:

The chicks are now taking to bed with them lions and elephants and bears and giraffes.
"Dear Enemy" by Jean Webster
Claus gazed at them lovingly a moment and then placed upon the bed a drum, two horns and a wooden elephant.
"The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus" by L. Frank Baum
With stately composure the elephants walked away to bed.
"Lilith" by George MacDonald
Tha, the First of the Elephants, was busy making new jungles and leading the rivers in their beds.
"The Second Jungle Book" by Rudyard Kipling
Already Debnarain Singh was getting his own pad elephant caparisoned, and my bearer was diving under my camp bed for my gun and cartridges.
"Sport and Work on the Nepaul Frontier" by James Inglis
He had fished for salmon along the kelp beds there and dug clams under the eye of the Elephant long, long ago.
"Poor Man's Rock" by Bertrand W. Sinclair
And at night, when Archie and Elsie were in bed, of course the Elephant, and the other toys in the Dunn house, had their usual fun.
"The Story of a Stuffed Elephant" by Laura Lee Hope
I went to bed feeling as if elephants had walked over me for years.
"The Heather-Moon" by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
MAKING THE ELEPHANT'S BED.
"The Bush Boys" by Captain Mayne Reid
MAKING THE ELEPHANT'S BED.
"Popular Adventure Tales" by Mayne Reid
Away in the elephant country it was the same, the dry river-bed where they had found the carcass of the elephant, was now the bed of rushing water.
"The Pools of Silence" by H. de Vere Stacpoole
He was jolted along elephant paths that led through dense bush, up stony hills and down again to the beds of dried-up rivers.
"The Explorer" by W. Somerset Maugham
The elephants marched to their elephant beds And gently they rested their elephant heads.
"FreeChildrenStories.com Collection" by Daniel Errico
Brighton, elephant bed of, 256.
"A Manual of Elementary Geology" by Charles Lyell
Tha, the First of the Elephants, was busy making new jungles and leading the rivers in their beds.
"The Second Jungle Book" by Rudyard Kipling
Her rag elephant fell to the floor from her bed.
"When the Owl Cries" by Paul Bartlett
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In news:

Elephant Ear s, Colocasia esculenta Big leafy elephant ear s excel as oversized-exclamations in garden beds or large containers, sometimes both simultaneously.
Elephant Revival Single Beds are Made For One Elephant Revival.
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