Definitions

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to cetology.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to cetology.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to cetology.

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Examples

  • Thursday (7/15/04) 8:12am - ... wherein Peter has an hour or two of cetological fun. (a couple vague spoilers)

    Peter Rogers's Blog

  • But I now leave my cetological System standing thus unfinished, even as the great Cathedral of Cologne was left, with the cranes still standing upon the top of the uncompleted tower.

    Moby Dick; or the Whale

  • But I now leave my cetological System standing thus unfinished, even as the great Cathedral of Cologne was left, with the crane still standing upon the top of the uncompleted tower.

    Moby-Dick, or, The Whale

  • Okay, I actually like Moby-Dick in all it's unwieldy glory, including all the nautical and cetological stuff.

    Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

  • There are longueurs, but even in the midst of tedious cetological lore, one comes across such disturbing passages as that in which the Pequod's sailors squeeze and squeeze and squeeze handfuls of white spermacetti.

    The Sheila Variations

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