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33 long tons is about nine times as heavy as a Hippopotamus.
In other words, it's 8.940 times the weight of a Hippopotamus, and the weight of a Hippopotamus is 0.1120 times that amount.
(Hippopotamus amphibius) (adult, male)
The average weight of an adult male hippopotamus ranges from 3.690 long tons. Appearances to the contrary, adult hippos cannot swim or float in water; they actually move by leaping and walking across lake bottoms at about 8 kph (5 mph).
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