whale-sucker

whalesucker

[hweyl-suhk-er, weyl-]
noun
a large, blue remora, Remora australis, that attaches itself to whales and dolphins.

Origin:
whale1 + sucker

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whalesucker

noun
large blue Pacific remora that attaches to whales and dolphins [syn: whale sucker
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