wart hog[wôrtˈhôgˌ, -hŏgˌ]
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Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
a wild African hog (Phacochoerus aethiopicus) having a broad, flat face, very large, incurved tusks, and conical warts on the cheeks between the eyes and tusks
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A wild African hog (Phacochoerus aethiopicus) that has two tusks and wartlike growths on the face.