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The largest animal indigenous to Egypt was the hippopotamus (Hippopotamus amphibius, Egyptian db or ḫʒb). Numerous representations of this heavily built mammal, with its plump features and enormous mouth, indicate ...

Subjects: Ancient History (Non-Classical, to 500 CE) — Zoology and Animal Sciences.


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