whale

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sperm whale substance ambergris
whale's waxy substance used in perfumes ambergris
waxy substance secreted by the sperm whale and found floating at sea or washed ashore; used in perfume ambergris
small flat-bodied semiterrestrial crustaceans: whale lice; sand-hoppers; skeleton shrimp Amphipoda , order Amphipoda
large-mouthed arctic whale Balaena mysticetus , bowhead , bowhead whale , Greenland whale
similar to but smaller than the finback whale Balaenoptera borealis , sei whale
largest mammal ever known; bluish-grey migratory whalebone whale mostly of southern hemisphere Balaenoptera musculus , blue whale , sulfur bottom
large flat-headed whalebone whale having deep furrows along the throat; of Atlantic and Pacific Balaenoptera physalus , common rorqual , finback , finback whale , fin whale
whale, large toothless baleen whale , mysticete , whalebone whale
whale with plates of whalebone along the upper jaw for filtering plankton from the water baleen whale , whalebone whale
whale's hinged plates that strain plankton from water baleen , whalebone
whale, white beluga
small northern whale that is white when adult beluga , Delphinapterus leucas , white whale
large whale with a large cavity in the head containing spermaceti and oil; also a source of ambergris black whale , cachalot , Physeter catodon , sperm whale
small dark-colored whale of the Atlantic coast of the United States; the largest male acts as pilot or leader for the school blackfish , black whale , common blackfish , Globicephala melaena , pilot whale
whale airhole blowhole , spiracle
fat of whale blubber
whale fat blubber
book in the Old Testament that tells the story of Jonah and the whale Book of Jonah , Jonah
northern Atlantic beaked whale with a bulbous forehead bottle-nosed whale , bottlenose , bottlenose whale , Hyperoodon ampullatus
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