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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A large round-headed cetacean, Globicephalus svineval, of the family Delphinidæ, resembling a porpoise in form, but of greater dimensions than those usually attained by the dolphin family, sometimes reaching a length of upward of 20 feet.


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