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bottle-nosed dolphin

noun
1.
any of several dolphins of the genus Tursiops, common in North Atlantic and Mediterranean waters, having a rounded forehead and well-defined beak.
Also, bottlenose dolphin, bottlenosed dolphin.
Also called bottlenose.
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British Dictionary definitions for bottlenose dolphin

bottlenose dolphin

/ˈbɒtəlˌnəʊz/
noun
1.
any dolphin of the genus Tursiops, esp T. truncatus, some of which have been kept in captivity and trained to perform tricks
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