"Animals with tusks" Crossword Clue

Author: Mathew Cooper
Last Updated: 08 Oct 2023

"Animals with tusks" NYT crossword answer is:

BOARS (5 letters length)

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The answer to the New York Times crossword clue from October 8 2023 is "ELEPHANTS". Tusks are a defining characteristic of elephants, and they are used for a variety of purposes, such as digging for food, defending themselves, and carrying heavy objects. Elephants are the only animal with tusks that are naturally curved, and they are found in both African and Asian species. Other animals with tusks include walruses, narwhals, and wild boars.

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