bottlenosed-whale

bottle-nosed whale

noun
any of various beaked whales of the family Hyperoodontidae, characterized by a bulbous forehead, especially Hyperoodon ampullatus of the North Atlantic.
Also, bottlenose whale, bottlenosed whale.
Also called bottlenose.
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