pachydermatous


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pachydermatous

[¦pak·ə¦dər·məd·əs]
(medicine)
Abnormally thick-skinned.
References in classic literature ?
My battery captain called me a Pachydermatous Anachronism the other day.
Cutler, the British officer, was pachydermatous to ideas, but punctilious about behaviour.
So I suggest a trunk call Or perhaps we'll take a bus To remind these thick-skinned Nellies We're all pachydermatous.