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any squid of the genus
inhabiting deep ocean bottoms and sometimes attaining an arm span of 65 feet (20 meters) or more.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Many whales, turtles and
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Others, such as the
, are many meters long and live in the depths of oceans.
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